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WFP Emergency Report No. 12 of 2006

Originally published


his 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) Tanzania

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

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Angola (2) Lesotho (3) Malawi (4) Mozambique (5) Namibia (6) Swaziland (7) Zambia (8) Zimbabwe

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

(A) Highlights

(a) In Chad, a total of 46,868 pupils in 254 schools will be assisted with a 45-day ration.

(b) The Kenya Food Security Steering Group (KFSSG) recommended an increase to 80 percent coverage of the population in Mandera and Wajir districts in north-eastern Kenya. The number of beneficiaries assisted through general food distributions will now increase by 221,000.

(c) Persistent insecurity continued to hinder the smooth implementation of humanitarian activities in eastern DRC.

(d) In Pakistan, the two-year Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) will commence on the 1st of April. An estimated 670,000 homeless people will be provided with food

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