WFP appeals for Sh17bn to plug hole

Published on 12 July 2011

A humanitarian agency is appealing for funds to cover a 40 per cent deficit in its budget for refugees in Kenya and Ethiopia. The World Food Programme (WFP) says its Sh42.9 billion (US$477 million) budget is inadequate for its operations in the Horn of Africa due to the growing number of refugees.

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