FAO gives 400,000 U.S. dollars to Sri Lanka's drought-hit farmers
FAO Director General Jacque Diouf has approved this under an emergency project using FAO's Technical Cooperation resources in response to a request by the Sri Lankan government to obtain assistance to restore the deteriorated socio-economic situation in Hambantota, Ratnapura and Moneragala districts.
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