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Honduras: WFP Assists Poor Farmers Affected By Coffee Rust

Symptoms of the Coffee Rust
Yellow Spots, A Symptom Of Coffee Rust
The Impact of the Coffee Rust
Severe Leaf Fall and Defoliation
The Impact on Coffee Exports
Receiving WFP Family Food Rations
Distribution of WFP Food Rations
Heading Home with Food
Planting 20,000 Coffee-Rust Resistant Seedlings
Food Distributions in Copan, Honduras
Food Rations in Exchange for Restoring Livelihoods
WFP Works in 61 Municipalities
Reaching More Than 8,300 Honduran Families
Visiting Coffee Rust Affected Communities

A disease called Coffee Rust has hit coffee production in Honduras hard, threatening the livelihoods of thousands of coffee farmers. WFP is supporting 41,810 people affected by outbreak, using 'food-for-work' programmes which provide food while farmers work to get back on their feet.