EU Offers Disaster Aid to Haiti

The European Commission committed USD2.9 million in humanitarian aid for Haiti following the destruction caused by tropical storm Hannah. The money will be used to provide basic necessities including food, clean water, shelter, household equipment and medical care to areas hit hardest by the disaster. (“European Commission provides EUR2 million fast-track humanitarian aid for Haiti” - European Commission - Humanitarian Aid Office, Sept. 5, 2008)

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