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World Food Programme (WFP)
15 April 2009
WFP hunger hotspots: occupied Palestinian territory - 15 Apr 2009
United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
Date: 15 Apr 2009
Food distributions are ongoing in the West Bank, with 207 mt distributed and about 60,000 beneficiaries reached last week, in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA), Ministry of Education (MoE) and the Near East Foundation (NEF); 16 truckloads (480 mt) mainly transporting wheat flour, were dispatched into the West Bank. 547 mt were distributed to 69,000 beneficiaries in Gaza last week. A total of 445 mt (14 trucks) was delivered in Gaza, including wheat flour, canned meat and salt.