World Vision is providing Hot meals to all new arrivals from South Sudan

World Vision Uganda is provisiding hot meals to all new arrivals from South Sudan in Yumbe district northern Uganda. This after WFP awarded it implementation of both dry and wet food rations. World Vision is in essence the World Food Program’s (WFP) lead agency dealing with food at the newly established Bidibidi refugee settlement in Yumbe. The new camp, officially launched on 2nd August 2016 will according to government be able to host up to 180,000 refugees and has been opened to decongest Adjumani district’s refugee settlements. As of October 2016, Uganda is home to more than 420,000 South Sudanese refugees.