WFP Syria Crisis Response Situation Update Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt 24 August - 6 September 2013

from World Food Programme
Published on 06 Sep 2013


During the August cycle, WFP formalized a partnership with the Aga Khan Foundation, an international NGO operating in Hama. WFP now works with 24 partners in Syria.

Following two weeks of beneficiary sensitization through posters, leaflets and focus group discussions, WFP began its transition to voucher assistance in Al Za’atri camp on 3 September.

Despite ongoing political instability, WFP started August distributions in Egypt on 28 August with plans to finish distributions by the first week of September.