Nepal Receives US Food Aid

The U.S. Agency for International Development provided USD5 million worth of food aid for the World Food Program’s operations in Nepal, the Himalaya Times reports. The aid, which already arrived in the Nepal, is expected to benefit drought and conflict-affected people in eight districts across the country.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.