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Syrian Crisis: How WFP Is Helping Families Fleeing Conflict

Humanitarian needs -- especially food -- are growing across Syria. WFP is currently reaching about 1.5 million people every month inside the country. Working with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), we are distributing food both in areas controlled by the government and in areas controlled by the opposition -- even in places where fighting is going on.

Here's an overview of WFP's response to the Syria emergency:

WFP is in the process of identifying NGOs who can help us expand our operations and reach more people inside Syria. We are also helping the hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees who have fled into neighbouring countries. WFP currently has operations in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Iraq. Learn more

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See where WFP is providing food assistance to Syrian families fleeing war  View map