UK helps Syrian refugees weather the storms in Lebanon

This month, a powerful storm charged through Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, burying homes in snow. Multi-purpose cash the United Kingdom’s Department of International Development (DFID) provides through the World Food Programme’s (WFP) ecards has been life-saving for many.

Fatima came from Homs to Lebanon expecting to find temporary respite from the horrors of war. This…




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The week in public services: 10th July 2019

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Edward Johnson

Edward Johnson

Communications guy at @wfp #Ethiopia. Into all things food. My views. #ZeroHunger

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