UK pledges £3m in anti-cholera drive in hurricane-hit Haiti



The UK Government has pledged an extra £3 million to stamp out cholera in Haiti in the wake of the devastating Hurricane Matthew.
As part of the package, the UK is supporting the shipment of one million doses of the vaccine for the deadly disease to the island, the Department for International Development (Dfid) said.
International Development Secretary Priti Patel said: "As the death toll rises and the scale of this devastating hurricane becomes evident, the UK is continuing to do everything it can to help all those affected by this tragedy.
"With the threat of a major cholera... read more

 
16 October 2016 in Regional East, Views: 31
Source: Belper News
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