WFP Emergency Report No. 28 of 2005

Report
from World Food Programme
Published on 08 Jul 2005
This week 's report covers the following sectors/countries:

Sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Infrastructure and Rehabilitation, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

This report includes:

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Afghanistan (2) Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (3) Pakistan (4) Russian Federation (Caucasus) (5) Tajikistan

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Eritrea (4) Ethiopia (5) Kenya (6) Rwanda (7) Somalia (8) Sudan (9) Tanzania (10) Uganda

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

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Regional (2) Angola (3) Lesotho (4) Madagascar (5) Malawi (6) Mozambique (7) Namibia (8) Swaziland (9) Zambia (10) Zimbabwe

(F) Asia: (1) Regional (2) Bangladesh (3) Indonesia (4) Korea (DPR) (5) Maldives (6) Myanmar (7) Sri Lanka

(G) Latin America and Caribbean: (2) Bolivia (3) Cuba (4) Ecuador (5) Guatemala (6) Haiti (7) Nicaragua

(A) Highlights

(a) In June, WFP reached more than 2 million people across Sudan's Darfur region, distributing some 37,255 tons of food. With the support of a leased commercial fleet of 150 trucks and other means of transport, WFP targets 2.65 million people for food distributions in July.

(b) A WFP-led joint emergency needs assessment mission in 3 villages of East Jebel Marra region in South Darfur recommended immediate food assistance to some 35,800 vulnerable IDPs and residents.

(c) WFP has suspended all shipments of humanitarian assistance to Somalia, following the hijacking of a WFP-chartered vessel on 27 June.

(d) In the Democratic Republic of the Congo all WFP activities were halted from 30 June

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