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WFP Emergency Report No. 10 of 2006

Situation Report
Originally published


This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation
(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Afghanistan (2) Pakistan

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Ethiopia (4) Kenya (5) Rwanda (6) Somalia (7) Sudan (8) Tanzania (9) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Chad (2) Cote d'Ivoire (3) Guinea (4) Liberia (5) Niger (6) Sierra Leone

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Angola (2) Lesotho (3) Malawi (4) Mozambique (5) Swaziland (6) Zambia (7) Zimbabwe

(F) Asia: (1) Nepal (2) Sri Lanka

(G) Latin America and Caribbean: (1) Bolivia (2) Cuba (3) Ecuador (4) Guatemala (5) Haiti

(A) Highlights

(a) On Monday, 6th of March, a meeting of nine national Vulnerability Assessment Committees, the Regional VAC, UN agencies and donors was held in Johannesburg as a wrap up session following a week of thematic trainings for National VAC members in preparation for their upcoming assessment work.

(b) In Sudan, between 21 February and 8 March, WFP dispatched a total of 48,256 tons of mixed food from logistical hubs to the Darfur region.

(c) Reportedly over 4,500 displaced households along the Bukavu-Minova axis, Democratic Republic of Congo, are in alarming humanitarian conditions; WFP is planning to provide food assistance.

(d) The Ethiopian Government's Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Agency (DPPA) continues the dispatches of WFP relief food for some 1.5 million people in Somali region and some 155,000 in Borena zone of Oromiya region.

(e) In Pakistan, the deliveries from the hubs to extended delivery points from the 27th of February to the 5th of March 2006 amounted to 3,002 tons, out of which 733 tons were delivered by air.

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