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Japan donates $8.4m to fight hunger in South Sudan: WFP

JUBA – The Japan will provide about $8.4 million in support to World Food Programme (WFP) emergency response and the WFP-managed United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) in South Sudan.

South Sudan is among four countries hit by starvation, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres called to support to prevent millions of people from dying.

Japan has allocated approximately US$7.4 million to the emergency operation in response to the famine in the country. The remaining amount of the (...)




Published By: sudantribune - Saturday, 18 March, 2017