Programme provides nutritious snacks to vulnerable children in public, community schools
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The programme aims to feed 60,000 Egyptians in five governorates with the highest number of returnees
The project is entitled the ‘Access of Children to Education and Fighting Child Labour’ project, with a €60m fund from the EU.
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AFP – South Sudan’s government and rebels are taking a more than two-week break from key peace talks having seemingly made little to no progress in three weeks, mediators said Tuesday. The IGAD regional bloc, which is brokering the peace talks being held in Ethiopia, said both sides were halting the talks until 20 March …
In 2014, WFP plans to feed 4.25 million displaced Syrians inside their country and around 2.9 million Syrians who fled to neighbouring countries.
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Gian Pietro Bordignon, the director of WFP in Egypt, spoke to Daily News Egypt about the organisation’s objectives and activities in the country.
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