USAID Acting Administrator John Barsa's Meeting With UN World Food Programme Executive Director David Beasley

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For Immediate Release

Thursday, September 24, 2020
Office of Press Relations


The following is attributable to Acting USAID Spokesperson Pooja Jhunjhunwala:

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Administrator John Barsa met with the Honorable David Beasley, Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP).  Acting Administrator Barsa thanked Executive Director Beasley for WFP's dedicated partnership in responding to food crises in some of the world's most-challenging environments, including the Republic of Yemen, Sudan, and South Sudan.  They also discussed growing humanitarian needs and the continued impact of COVID-19 on humanitarian programs.