Japan Scales up Haiti Health Aid

Japan seeks to boost the joint emergency and recovery efforts of the Pan-American Health Organization and World Health Organization in Haiti with an additional USD3.5 million worth of aid to the two organizations, WHO said in a press release. The new contribution brings Japan’s total assistance to WHO’s Haiti quake relief efforts to USD4.5 million.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    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.