Another option for aid delivery to South Sudan opens up

After months of negotiations, the Sudanese government has finally agreed to a cross-border aid delivery to South Sudan, but all requests will only be via the World Food Program, and the ban on aid work in rebel-held areas in the Sudanese states of South Kordofan and Blue Nile still stands.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.

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