Shelter Needed for Cyclone Victims

Published on 19 November 2010

Thousand of cyclone victims in western Arakan State still face many challenges in daily life as roads remain impassable and the area is only accessible through waterways, according to humanitarian organizations in Burma. (..) The World Food Program (WFP) has already completed a food security assessment and has sent 1,367 metric tons (mt) of rice to the affected areas, where a total of 84,000 beneficiaries had already received 784 mt of rice on November 8.

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