Washington donates with 41 million dollars to assist and provide relief to 1.3 million displaced people
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he said the program, according to a statement of mission Nations Special to help Iraq (UNAMI), received a(long - Presse) a copy of it, that " the United States government has provided assistance of $ 41 million dollars to provide essential food assistance to more than one million and 300 thousand displaced Iraqis ,"noting that the" contribution made by the Office of food for peace of the US Agency for development, willallow WFP to provide food rations family for more than a million people for two months and a half months, as well as for the provision of food vouchers to about 370 thousand people for one month. "
he said the World food Programme," WFP will provide food rations to respond immediately to about 140 thousand people for three months , "noting that it" will be distributed to the immediate response , which includes canned food enough for three servings days, the displaced families are mobile, food and lots offamily on families that settled at locations where facilities for cooking. "
he said the program, that these" quotas include wheat, rice, cooking oil, sugar , flour , "and said he" will provide food vouchers for those who live in areas where access to the markets work. "
She Representative and country Director of the World food Programme in Iraq, Jane Pearce, was pleased that" the United States remains committed to working with the World food Programme to deliver food aid to the Iraqis most in need, "usually those" generous contribution , which came at a time the right of the Office of food for the US Agency for international development , peace help to alleviate the suffering of many people, at a time when humanitarian needs outweigh the available resources. " the
program went on to say," the conflict in Iraq has led since January 2014 the past, to the occurrence of waves of mass exodus included more than three million and 400 thousand Iraqis , "adding that he" is currently providing food assistance to one million and 500 thousand displaced people a month , ".sv program, for" the United States Agency for international development, since the beginning of the conflict in 2014, with thesupport of emergency operations for the World food Programme Iraq amounting to a total of 88 million and 600 thousand dollars , "pointing out that" needs to be 44 million 500 thousand dollars to be able to continue to provide food assistance for displaced Iraqis in need over the next six months, that is, until September 2016. "
the World food program ( WFP ) is the largest humanitarian organization in the world to fight hunger, is providing food aid in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build their capacity to survive, the program contributes every year with the help of about 80 million people in nearly 80 countries.
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