WFP distributes food vouchers to affected families. The vouchers allow them to purchase food in local shops. Copyright: WFP/Nizar Khadder

WFP Reaches Out to Palestinians Affected By The Recent Winter Storm

WFP, in cooperation with local authorities, distributed emergency food assistance and vouchers to food insecure Palestinians who were affected by the December winter storm. The agricultural sector in Palestine is expecting heavy losses, while considerable damages are foreseen to infrastructure and businesses.

Overview

WFP’s mission in the West Bank and Gaza is to provide food assistance to vulnerable people and to work with local Palestinian authorities to strengthen safety nets and build the capacity of local institutions to anticipate and prepare for emergencies.

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Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries609,300
Beneficiary needs (mt)28,757
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