News Releases

Official statements announcing key developments in WFP operations and activities.

Preventing Hunger
12 January 2011

South Sudan Food Security Improves, Though Prospects Depend on Post-referendum Period

ROME/JUBA - The number of people in need of food assistance in southern Sudan has decreased markedly - though prospects for food security largely depend on the post-referendum period and the number of people returning to the South, a United Nations report said today.


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