WFP Syria Crisis Response Situation Update Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt 7 September - 20 September 2013

from World Food Programme
Published on 20 Sep 2013 View Original


  • WFP responds to the needs of newly displaced families in Syria including those in Mukharram and rural Idleb.

  • Prices of various food commodities have increased by up to 30 percent in surveyed markets inside Syria.

  • WFP distributed partial value vouchers to all refugees in Al Za’atri camp alongside WFP dry rations. Profits from shops support charitable activities in the communities around the camp.

  • WFP began piloting electronic vouchers in Lebanon.