Food aid: food funds for southern Africa fall.

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A decrease in donor funds for its feeding schemes has forced the World Food Programme (WFP) to halve its cereal ration in the region. Hardest hit is Zimbabwe where, according to WFP spokesman Mike Huggins, the number of Zimbabweans needing food aid will increase to 4m but only some 2m will receive emergency feeding.

Reasons for the fall in food aid are said to be a steady loss of interest by developed nations and international...

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