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Sudan received the second batch of Ukrainian flour as part of the Grain from Ukraine initiative

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Published Mar 31, 2024

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The MV Future ID recently delivered 14,600 tons of flour, sourced from Ukrainian wheat, to Sudan as part of the 'Grain from Ukraine' initiative, spearheaded by President Zelensky and executed in collaboration with the UN World Food Program (WFP). This marks the second shipment to Sudan, following an initial delivery by the MV Ocean Dream, cumulatively aiming to support 2 million people in Sudan facing acute food insecurity. The initiative, backed by countries including Germany and Belgium, has successfully raised funds to distribute nearly 500,000 tons of humanitarian cargo worldwide, with 140,000 tons specifically under this program, to address the critical hunger crisis in Sudan where nearly 18 million people are at risk.
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The vessel MV Future ID arrived in Sudan with 14,600 tons of flour, which was ground from Ukrainian wheat. This is the second batch of humanitarian cargo, within the framework of President Zelensky's Grain from Ukraine initiative, which was sent to Sudan by the UN World Food Organization (WFP). The first batch of humanitarian cargo was delivered to the port of Khartoum (Sudan) on February 22, 2024. The vessel MV "Ocean Dream" brought 7,665 tons of Ukrainian wheat flour. Germany, which provided 15 million US dollars, and Belgium, Canada, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands, the Republic of Korea, Slovenia and Spain, which financed the sending of the second shipment in the amount of 23.8 million US dollars, acted as donors for the shipment of two consignments. flour Flour from Ukrainian wheat will be distributed by WFP as part of food packages for 2 million people in Sudan affected by the war. For reference: Currently, nearly 18 million people in Sudan are facing ...
Source: Landlord
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