WFP receives $40 million donation

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a $40 million donation from the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid Office (ECHO), to help feed over 2 million people in Darfur.

Kenro Oshidari, Sudan Representative UN World Food Programme (WFP) said this latest donation will help the agency “to purchase and pre-position food assistance in Darfur before the rainy season, which is about to start and will last until October.”