UN: floods in eastern Libya force families out of their homes

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UN: floods in eastern Libya force families out of their homes

November 13, 2021 - 16:49
Written by: SafaAlharathy

More than 150 families have fled their homes due to the recent floods in eastern Libya, according to a UN report.

The UN indicated that its organizations launched a rapid response mechanism in partnership with the Libyan Authority for Relief and Humanitarian Aid to provide the necessary assistance to the displaced persons.

The World Food Program (WFP) played a coordinating role for the rapid response mechanism and facilitated the transportation of food, in addition to health supplies provided by the UNFPA and non-food items by the (UNICEF), the UN stated.