After repeated appeals, UNSC approves resolution for humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

22.8 million people in Afghanistan are facing potentially life-threatening food insecurity this winter. The World Food Programme has warned that 8.7 million people are nearing famine-like conditions.

December 24, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

22.8 million people in Afghanistan are facing potentially life-threatening food insecurity this winter. The World Food Program has warned that 8.7 million people are nearing famine-like conditions. 3.2 million children and 700,000 pregnant and lactating women are facing acute malnutrition. After repeated appeals, the UN Security Council approved a resolution to provide humanitarian aid to Afghanistan on December 22.

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