Food aid and nutritional programmes during the Rwandan emergency.

@article{Shoham1996FoodAA,
  title={Food aid and nutritional programmes during the Rwandan emergency.},
  author={Jeremy Shoham},
  journal={Disasters},
  year={1996},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={338-52}
}
In contrast to several other recent emergencies, the response of the international relief community to the Rwandan emergency appears largely to have prevented widespread malnutrition and related mortality. While it is true that aspects of the response in the food and nutrition sector were in various ways open to criticism and may have contributed to unnecessarily high levels of wasting in some camps at various points in time, the appalling excesses of famine witnessed in other recent African… CONTINUE READING