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With New Food Vouchers, Afghan Poor Get To Choose

 Holding a WFP food voucher, Balqisa stands in front of the shop where she bought food for the first time.

Copyright: WFP/Challiss McDonough


Until now, Balqisa has rarely had the chance to choose what food she and her family would eat. They are too poor, so they ate whatever they could find. WFP food vouchers are giving her and other vulnerable Afghan families the ability to decide what to put on the table. Watch video