WFP Syria Crisis Response Situation Update Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt 16-26 January 2014

from World Food Programme
Published on 26 Jan 2014


  • Airlifts deliver family food rations and yeast to Al-Hasakeh governorate, Syria, following six months of disrupted access.

  • WFP Lebanon prepares for the February roll out of social safety net assistance, implemented through the existing e-card programme.

  • Jordan launches a nutrition programme for treatment of MAM in refugee children under 5 and pregnant and lactating women in community setting.

  • Ongoing violence in Ar-Raqqa and Aleppo continue to force Syrians to flee into neighbouring Turkey.