UK to help World Food Programme reach an extra 230,000 Syrian children

UK to help World Food Programme reach an extra 230,000 Syrian children (3 October 2013)
The UK is allocating £87 million from its humanitarian support package for Syria to the World Food Programme, to help them reach a further 230,000 Syrian children and their families over the next 6 months.

International Development Secretary, Justine Greening, made the announcement as the UN Security Council unanimously agreed a new statement calling for unfettered humanitarian access to the war torn country.

Read the full story:https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-to-help-world-food-programme-reach-an-extra-230000-syrian-children

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