Posted by: APO | 24 December 2020

Uganda: UN food assistance programme hit as COVID-19 dries up funding

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) will have to further reduce food rations and cash assistance for more than 1.2 million refugees in Uganda due to a funding shortfall, the agency has said, calling for urgent resources to sustain aid efforts. According to WFP, with effect from February 2021, refugees will have to make do with only 60 per cent of a full ration. The reduction follows a 30 per cent decrease… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/uganda-un-food-assistance-programme-hit-as-covid19-dries-up-funding?lang=en


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