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Support for the National School Feeding Programme

This Operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 1 (see below).

Despite high overall levels of food security, Jordan has pockets of food insecurity where the population is seriously affected by the protracted economic crisis and events in neighbouring Syrian Arab Republic. Government budget constraints on  social safety-net expenditures  –caused by the economic crisis – have led to a reduction of almost 80 percent in the national school feeding programme.

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Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)31,696,385
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 1,464,441
Russian Federation12,000,000
Canada4,868,549
USA2,400,000
Saudi Arabia419,018
Private Donors58,055
Threats to food security
  • Decline in economic indicators
  • Low and erratic annual precipitation
  • Soil degradation
  • Insufficient food production