Details zum Eintrag Venezuela - After Opposition Support `Deflated` - U.S. Targets Food Aid Supply
24.05.19 23:11 [Moon of Alabama] Welt - Lateinamerika (E)
In 2015 the opposition used its support from large producers, importers and distributors to create artificial scarcity of food and hygiene products. The government responded by creating the Local Provision and Production Committees (CLAPs) which deliver monthly packages to more that 6 million families: The CLAP program is an arrangement between the government and grassroots groups aimed at distributing subsidised food and other basic household goods to low income Venezuelan households.