Sri Lanka plans to resettle 75,000 IDPs this month

Published on 13 August 2009

The government of Sri Lanka is planning to resettle 75,000 Internally Displaced Persons to their original areas of residence (..) The government plans to provide the returnees with care packages consisting of shelter materials, cash grants equivalent to $220 with additional subsidies for farmers, and a six-month food supply, including USAID/FFP commodities distributed by the U.N. World Food Program (WFP).

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