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ECSOC Calls for Aid resumption in Tigray Region

ECSOC Calls for Aid resumption in Tigray Region

The Ethiopian Civil Society Organizations Council (ECSOC) calls for resumption of humanitarian food support in Tigray Region. The World Food Programme (WFP) and The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have decided to suspend the humanitarian food aid they have been providing to the Tigray region owing to the diversion of shipments to illicit sales in local markets rather than reaching the people in need. The ECSOC stated in its statement that, it understands WFP and USAID’s decisions and finds the temporary pause of such support to be sensible. The Council has also established the facts from different sources…
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