Ethiopia, Refugee

UN seeks $80 million to support refugees in Ethiopia

In a news release issued Wednesday, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said that food ration was cut by 20 per cent last year to below the 2,100 kilocalories per day required to sustain an average person. The agencies are warning of deeper cuts from April unless new funding is received in March. “After fleeing conflict and deprivation in their home countries, refugees deserve to be protected and supported,” said Samir Wanmali, WFP’s Acting Countr

Source: UN seeks $80 million to support refugees in Ethiopia | UN News

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