‘Our Neighbors, Ourselves’ will raise funds through ticket and galleried art sales to help provide healthcare, nutritional and educational services to area refugees
The party with a combined parliamentary majority is able to select the next president, who can then name a Cabinet and form a new government. The 329 figure represents a majority in the 664-member Parliament because voting was not held in seven constituencies due to unrest in the Southeast Asian country.
“We aim to go from source to stomach in 45 minutes,” Wyatt said. “At that point people can eat some of it on the way home or they can cook it in dinner that night. So instead of having things sit in a food bank waiting to get sorted, we get it down to less than an hour.”
“President Thein Sein’s visit underscores President Obama’s commitment to supporting and assisting those governments that make the important decision to embrace reform,” the White House said in its announcement of Monday’s visit.