Norway Gives Humanitarian Assistance to Philippines, Indonesia

Norway has allocated 20 million Norwegian kroner (USD3.8 million) in relief assistance to the Philippines and Indonesia, where natural disasters left thousands dead and millions more displaced. The aid will be channeled through the United Nations, the Red Cross, and humanitarian nonprofits in the two Southeast Asian countries, according to

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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.