World Food Program donates $5 billion to Lebanon

21 November, 2022
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World Food Program donates $5 billion to Lebanon

The United Nations World Food Program has agreed to disburse $5 billion in aid of Lebanon over the next 3 years, Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati said Monday.

He added that an agreement has been reached with the WFP to increase the number of Lebanese who benefit from the organization's aid.

Currently 70% of those who benefit from the WFP aid are Syrians and 30% are Lebanese, Mikati said after a meeting with Country Director and Representative of the WFP office in Lebanon Abdallah Alwardat at the Grand Serail.

SourceNaharnet

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