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UNRWA reassesses food aid for families in Gaza

Middle East Monitor | Sept 13, 2013 The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has removed food aid for 9,558 families in Gaza since the beginning of the year, while adding only 5,430 new families to the programme. UNRWA’s Director of Operations in Gaza Robert Turner has said that, “The Agency […]

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VIDEO | Palestinians facing food insecurity in blocked Gaza ~ by @PressTV

  PressTV | Ashraf Shannon, Gaza | Fri Jul 12, 2013 8:46PM GMT Food insecurity is spreading among Gazan households due to years of an unabated Israeli blockade. The crippling siege has negatively affected the quality and quantity of food Gazans consume. Most Gazans suffer from food insecurity due to several years of Israeli blockade. […]

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Statistics: 1.3 million Palestinians remain food insecure

DRAH | June 6, 2013 Gaza,(DRAH.ps)– A total of 1.3 million people representing 27% of households in Palestine remain food insecure, according to an official report. IA report, issued by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) on World Environment Day on 5 June, confirmed that “according to classification of the World Food Program, FAO, […]

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