1% News

14 Dec 2017 FAO HQ Rome - 1% Fund Calendar Day on Thursday 14 Dec 2017. Also distributed in WFP HQ Rome this week.
15 Jul 2017 Canchis Province, Peru - Project Code:  PER/17/047 Objectives:   To collect rain water from the school roof and store it in tanks for use in the school washrooms, laundry and vegetable plot   1% Funding: USD 2,200   Beneficiaries:  200 (fifty young [...]
15 Jun 2017 Manabí - Project Code:  ECU/17/026 Objectives: To replace fishing nets, lines and hooks that were lost or damaged in the earthquake which struck the region in April 2016. Replacing fishing gear for members of the “El [...]
15 Jun 2017 Wamunyu-Mwala sub-county, Machakos county - Project Code:   KEN/15/45   Beneficiaries: Direct 40 AMM members, 250 indirect and wider community 1500   Background: Climate change is having a great impact on rural communities who rely on small-scale farming for their [...]
30 May 2017 Worldwide - Approved May 2017: BDI/16/091 - Rehabilitation of the Murakaza School, SAB, Bujumbura – BURUNDI - 5,000 USD - The direct beneficiaries are 158 pupils aged between 3 to 16 years [...]
30 Sep 2016 Worldwide - Approved Sep 2016: IND/14/006 - Improve Livelihood and Nutritional Status of Malayali Tribal Communities – INDIA - USD 5000 IND/14/109 - Sustained Income for the Released Bonded Women Labourers Through Backyard Poultry [...]
05 Sep 2016 Kavanthandalam Kalakattur Thammanur and Kambarajapuram located in Kanchipuram district - Project Code: IND/14/109 Objective: To provide sustainable income for Irula and dalit women who have been released from slavery Beneficiaries: Direct beneficiaries are around 40 Irula and dalit women, and their families. Through breeding and [...]
31 May 2016 Worldwide - Approved May 2016: NIR/14/099 - Training of Farmers on Organic Rice Farming Methods and Provision of Machinery – NIGERIA – US$ 5,000 – Direct Beneficiaries approx. 300 farmers (m&f)   KEN/15/023 - Establishment [...]
31 Dec 2015 Worldwide - Approved Dec 2015: SOM/14/126 - South Galkacyo Rural Women Agricultural Support Project for 75 Women Farmers – SOMALIA – USD 3,450 PAK/15/009 - Livelihoods Recovery Project in Flood-affected Rajan Pur-Punjab District – [...]
10 Dec 2015 Objective:  To empower the widow, disadvantaged poor women through goat rearing program and relieve them clutches of poverty, save them from hunger and malnutrition. To give good clothing, schooling and [...]

During 2013, we celebrate 30 years of the Fund!