UN World Food Programme

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Summary: 

The WFP-managed United Nations Humanitarian Response Depots (UNHRD) have played an important role in ensuring that essential food and relief on behalf of WFP and humanitarian partners have reached the airports of Manila and Cebu, making dispatch easier. Since the beginning of the emergency through 1 December, UNHRD has dispatched 70 consignments, totaling 1,202 MT of food and relief for 20 partners, including UN agencies, NGOs and governments.Pallets of WFP food are pictured here at Cebu airport, where WFP is receiving and dispatching emergency rations such as High Energy Biscuits.

 

 

Date: 
12/03/2013