Rus News Journal

In the world starve more than 1 mlrd the person

Number constantly or temporarily starving people all over the world in 2009. Has exceeded 1 mlrd the person. About it, acting in London, has declared the director of the World food programme (VPP) United Nations Dzhozet Shiran, transfers Bi - bi - si.
According to J. SHiran, the quantity starving on a planet has reached 1,02 mlrd the person. Thus she has noticed that now volumes of the humanitarian help delivered starving, are minimum for all history .
the World food programme of the United Nations declares critical deficiency of means, from - for what the agency is compelled to reduce deliveries of the humanitarian help for millions needing.
in particular, food aid has already ceased to arrive to Uganda, the Cat d`ivuar and Niger.
the humanitarian air service of the United Nations (UNHAS), responsible for transportation of humanitarian cargoes, has received less this year 70 million dollars of the planned means. The service budget on 2009. Makes 160 million dollars but while it has less than 90 million dollars
UNHAS is the serious risk of has arisen the vital component of humanitarian operations worldwide, however from - for shortages of financing that the air service will stop the work in some weeks - the official representative of the World food programme Greg Berrou has declared.