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SRTF food security project receives shipment of polythene bread packaging bags – Syrian Arab Republic

Turkey – Thursday, February 3, 2022 – SRTF Food Security Project: “Complementary Project for Food Security Improvement in Northern Aleppo Governorate – Phase V” announced receipt of 22,248 tons shipment – over 100,000 tons of polyethylene bread packaging bags – contracted under this project.

The bags will be used to wrap the bread after it has cooled and before it is distributed. Each 1200 kg of bread can be packed in a polythene bag (a bundle). The weight of the bale is not fixed, it depends on the bread distribution plan.

With a budget of 7.8 million euros, the objective of this project is to replenish the supply of common wheat and to acquire additional bakery equipment to guarantee the availability of bread at affordable prices for targeted communities. It will have a positive impact on approximately 375,000 beneficiaries each month for eight months who will benefit from increased availability of affordable bread.

For more information on related projects, please visit:

Complementary Project to Improve Food Security in Northern Aleppo Governorate – Phase V

For more information on the SRTF visit:

http://www.srtfund.org

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