WFP Syria Situation Report #9, September 2019
11.7 million people in need of humanitarian assistance
6.2 million people internally displaced
6.5 million people food insecure
2.5 million people at risk of food insecurity
• In September, WFP dispatched food assistance for 4.3 million people across all 14 Syrian governorates. This includes food assistance for more than 1 million people provided via the Logistics Cluster-facilitated cross-border operation from Turkey to areas not accessible from inside Syria.
• In response to the situation in north-western Syria in September, WFP assisted more than than 67,600 newly displaced people with ready-to-eat rations, and provided more than 1 million people with general food assistance.
• The UN and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in September conducted two inter-agency convoys to the Rukban settlement. As part of the convoys, WFP reached some 15,000 people with food assistance.