Posts Tagged ‘food aid’

Somalia:ICRC resumes food distribution in southern Somalia after air strike

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 2 ,2011
NAIROBI, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has resumed its distribution of food to over 6, 000 displaced people in a camp in Jilib district, southern Somalia after an airstrike killed at least five people and dozens others at a refugee camp, said a statement from the relief agency on Wednesday. Read more…

Russia to assist Somalia

Thursday, September 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 15,2011
Russia is ready to provide urgent food aid to 2 million affected by the drought in Somalia announced the First Deputy to the Permanent Representative of Russia to the UN Alexander Pankin. Read more…

Somalia:FAO to start food deliveries to Horn of Africa on Tuesday

Monday, July 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 25,2011
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, will start airlifting foodstuffs to those starving in the Horn of Africa area in keeping with a decision that was made during a FAO emergency meeting in Rome earlier today. Read more…