World Food Program representatives visit evacuation center in Maguindanao

Published on 19 May 2009

Representatives of the United Nations (UN) World Food Programme (WFP) in the Philippines visits the evacuation center in Barangay Lumpong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao yesterday (May 14) to personally witness the situation of the evacuees in the area. (..) United Nation’s WFP is implementing programs designed to support the on-going peace process in Mindanao and focus on providing assistance to areas affected by the conflict between the Government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) where there are large numbers of IDPs and high rates of malnutrition.

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