UN Helps Relief Effort After Madagascar Storm

Published on 19 March 2010

United Nations aid workers in eastern Madagascar are helping local officials mount relief efforts in the wake of Tropical Storm Hubert, which has killed dozens of people in the Indian Ocean country and left an estimated 11,000 others homeless (..). The UN World Food Program (WFP) has started distributing emergency rations in the Farafagana region, and will soon given one ton of high-energy biscuits to victims in Manakara in eastern part of the island country.

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