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WFP Burkina Faso Launches Cash Transfers for Malian Refugees

Pilot cash transfer programme
Receive food before cash
Hadani Waled
First cash transfers
Made possible by ECHO
Donkey carts
Small businesses
Young brothers
A more diverse diet
Injection of cash
"Business is good"
To be expanded

On 21 August, WFP Burkina Faso launched cash transfers for Malian refugees at the Saag-nioniogo refugee site, just outside of the capital Ouagadougou. The initiative is in the pilot phase and is planned to expand to the town of Bobo-Dioulasso and the two official sites in the Sahel Region - Goudebou and Mentao.