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WFP Assists People Fleeing South Sudan Conflict

WFP Assists People Fleeing South Sudan Conflict
  1. The refugees, mostly women and children, arrive at Nadapal on the Kenya-South Sudan border, hungry and exhausted
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Most refugees from South Sudan come from Jonglei state and have travelled over 500km to reach the camp

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Families flee with just the clothes on their backs and a few posessions they can carry

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Upon arrival at the Nadapal border post, WFP provides the asylum seekers with  special B5 food bars to boost their nutrition

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A mother and her children eat the nutritious BP5 biscuit bars provided by WFP

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WFP is also providing three cooked meals to the new arrivals at Kakuma Camp, through its partner, the Lutheran World Federation

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The refugees receive hot meals when they arrive at any one of the three reception centres at Kakuma Camp

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Children between the ages of 6 and 23 months also receive Super Cereal Plus, which is a porridge made from highly fortified and nutritious flour.

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A mother and her children enjoy lunch inside their tent at one of the reception centres at Kakuma Refugee Camp

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With the ever-climbing number of refugees stretching our capacity to provide hot meals, WFP and partners have started distributing food rations at a newly established settlement within the camp

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The food rations are to last the refugees until they are registered on the regular food distribution list.

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The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, is also providing kitchen utensils and other items.

The refugees, mostly women and children, arrive at Nadapal on the Kenya-South Sudan border, hungry and exhausted