Syrian painter Shamma and WFP Syria Public Information Officer Muzammil carry a bag of rice for Iraqi refugees as part of food assistance near Damascus

Syrian painter Sara Shamma (R) and World Food Programme (WFP) Syria Public Information Officer Selly Muzammil carry a bag of rice for Iraqi refugees as part of food assistance by international organizations in Douma center near Damascus December 6, 2010. Shamma will be supporting WFP’s project through her art work. She will take inspiration from a field visit to the United Nations refugee assistance centre and encounters with the beneficiaries to create a large scale painting which will be donated to WFP. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri (SYRIA – Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY)