The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is contributing $14.3 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food assistance to more than 400,000 refugees living in northern Kenya.With this contribution, WFP will provide direct cash transfers to refugees in Dadaab and Kakuma camps and in Kalobeyei settlement in northern Kenya through February 2019.
Struggling to improve poor demographic outlook, Serbia increased funds for birth stimulation measures by 30 percent for next year, its ministry in charge of demography and population policy announced at a press conference on Friday.
While Ambaean evacuees in Vanuatu are preparing to return to their island after evacuating several months ago Oxfam has stepped in to roll out cash transfers to them.
Oxfam's Cash Transfer Programme, funded by New Zealand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, is for evacuees on Santo.
It aims to help provide people with financial assistance so they can purchase local goods from local markets to meet their needs.