Document type Other
Publication date 16/08/2005
- USAID/OFDA confirmed that they shall be making a contribution of US$5.5 million to WFP from their existing Macro-Grant, for which Darfur operations have been prioritized. US$5M has been pledged to UNHAS and US$500,000 to UNJLC. The grant will assist current UNJLC operations to continue beyond September 2005. The US $5M to UNHAS will enable the resumption of a dedicated NFI flight service and assist the continuation of the UNHAS passenger and helicopter services. It is anticipated that the funds will cover the resumption of NFI flights for about a two month period.