US to provide additional humanitarian assistance to Haiti
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced that it will provide additional support to Haiti to help address the ongoing humanitarian crisis. USAID will provide US$1 million to the World Food Programme (WFP) to move emergency assistance to Haitians in vulnerable situations, as well as to finance food storage and information management. USAID will also continue to help WFP distribute approximately 2,200 metric tons of food. This is in addition to ongoing US humanitarian efforts.