The COVID-19 pandemic has brought up various health, social and economic challenges across the world. For many, these challenges have come with the fear of hunger, a problem that haunts especially the most vulnerable part of the population, including those living in rural areas. In response, some countries are working on measures such as food vouchers, emergency cash transfers and even continuing the distribution of school meals when children are not going to school. This month, we will host two webinars on these subjects. This special edition of our monthly newsletter also features relevant materials compiled from the weekly COVID-19 newsletter.
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