ADB Earmarks USD1M for Samoa’s Tsunami Victims


has allotted USD1 million for tsunami victims in Samoa. The funds will be drawn from the bank's disaster response fund. It will be spent to provide tsunami victims with food, clothing, clean drinking water, medicine and other basic services.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.