As the COVID19 crisis reaches low & medium income countries, more people will need increased support to meet their essential needs in 2020. WFP is ready to step up & help the most vulnerable families put food on the table.
Human trafficking is the fastest growing crime in the world.
Slavery is happening around the world in the form of sex trafficking, forced labor, involuntary servitude, bonded labor, & child soldiers.
That’s why we’re supporting @A21— reaching the vulnerable with the message of prevention and awareness, rescuing the victim & seeking justice against their captors, & restoring the survivor to a life of hope and independence.
Migrant workers around the world have been among the most vulnerable groups affected by the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak.
As at 9 Sep 2020, about 94% of the nearly 57,000 COVID-19 infections in Singapore have occurred among migrant workers living in overcrowded dormitories.
They have played an integral part of building our nation and we now have an opportunity to show them that their hard work was not for naught.
Funds will be channelled to providing financial assistance to workers who are displaced at work, providing basic necessities or items required by workers in dormitories, as well as providing housing or meals to in-need workers.