Published on 04 November 2008

Under IR-EMOP 10776.0, a total amount of HEB (42.45 mt) and 40.2 mt of canned fish were distributed to the population of Isla de la Juventud. It is expected that the remaining 3.5 mt of canned fish will be distributed in early November.
The LoU of EMOP Cuba 10786.0 was signed on 31 October by Martha Lomas, Minister of Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation (MINVEC) and Sonsoles Ruedas, Country Director, respectively.
The WFP Panama Regional Office is procuring 23 liquid gas stoves to be used by food preparation centres in Pinar del Río province and the most affected provinces in the eastern region. Their arrival is expected in mid November.