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Recommit to Refugees: Why is this happening


The assistance being provided to Syrian refugees had to be cut in December of 2014 due to a lack of funding available for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). WFP experienced a $64 million shortage because promised donations were not being presented. In addition, Syrian refugees do not have a legal right to work where they are, in either Lebanon or Jordan. So, they heavily rely on food from organizations such as the WFP. The WFP stated that as a