Girls in western Chad get nutrition and health recognition information from a undertaking worker with the NGO Motion Against Starvation (ACF).

Through the West Africa Humanitarian Response Fund, UKaid from the Division for Global Advancement (DFID) is funding associates this sort of as ACF to help react to humanitarian and food items crises across West Africa.

In Bhar El Ghazal, western Chad, DFID’s funding makes it possible for ACF to run cellular clinics to help discover and deal with seriously malnourished young children and run an Emergency Dietary Programme. This programme is specifically managing 8,000 seriously malnourished young children and furnishing above 200,000 people today with information and recognition-increasing activities across 580 villages, in partnership with the Chad Ministry of Health.

To come across out extra about how we’re supporting minimize starvation close to the world, you should visit: www.dfid.gov.uk/world-food items-working day-2010

Photo copyright: S. Hauenstein Swan / Motion Against Starvation. Used with permission

Posted by DFID – Uk Division for Global Advancement on 2010-ten-fourteen 12:15:09

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