EU Gives Food Aid to Haiti

The European Commission earmarked 6 million euros (USD7.6 million) to deliver food and nutrition aid to Haiti. According to European Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid Louis Michel, the commission has already provided 20 million euros to ease the humanitarian crisis in Haiti this year. The latest funding will benefit about 1 million people. (“Commission allocates EUR6 million for food and nutritional assistance to Haiti” - European Commission, Nov. 28, 2008)

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