Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Roundup: China makes 2 mln USD donation to refugee camp in Zimbabwe

A batch of relief items was handed over to Zimbabwe's Tongogara Camp in Chipinge, Manicaland Province, on Tuesday, as part of a 2 million U.S. dollar denotation from China. The funding was used to buy foodstuff for new arrivals and being given to the refugees in the form of cash. The World Food Program (WFP), in partnership with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and other aid organizations, is managing the distribution of the food items and cash transfers. The WFP now gives 13 dollars per month per person to more than 12,000 refugees in the camp. Read More