World Vision Reaches 1.8M Haitians

Christian charity World Vision said its emergency relief efforts have reached some 1.8 million Haitians in continuing humanitarian efforts since the deadly quake hit the Caribbean country three months ago.

The organization noted, however, that Haitian families are facing new risks as they continue to live in fragile tents with limited access to proper water and sanitation facilities as the rainy season approaches.

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