Putting people at the centre of humanitarian operations

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Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers distribute bags of WFP wheat flour to internally displaced families in Syria (2015). File Photo: WFP/ Dina El Kassaby

How can the world's neediest people be best served?

That’s what humanitarians and diplomats have been discussing at a meeting at the UN in New York, organized by the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

Reem Abaza spoke to Deputy Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP).

He explained how the ECOSOC meeting and the recent World Humanitarian Summit in Turkey will influence their work, particularly in the Arab region.

Duration: 2'37"

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