UN World Food Programme

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During her recent visit to Mali, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos visited the city of Mopti where long canoes called “pinasses” are used to ferry WFP food up the Niger River to Timbuktu. On her right is Mali Minister for Humanitarian Affairs Mamadou Sidibé and WFP Deputy Country Director Moumini Ouedraogo.
 

Date: 
08/31/2012