Sudan’s import restrictions on relief affect malnourished kids in Darfur | Radio Dabanga

The authorities in Sudan are restricting import of aid supplies, like special cereals for malnourished children. The recently imposed regulations have already affected the nutrition programmes for children in East Darfur.

Because of a lack of cereals, the nutrition centre staff goes out to visit people and explain how to prevent malnutrition.

A committee with representatives of several UN agencies, including OCHA, will discuss solutions to this issue with the government. The import restrictions on relief items provided by the World Food Programme (WFP) are expected to continue at least until the end of October, the United Nations humanitarian office (OCHA) reported today…

Source: Sudan’s import restrictions on relief affect malnourished kids in Darfur | Radio Dabanga

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