EU Grants $8.5 Million In Humanitarian Aid To Pakistan

July 13, 2011

"The European Commission shares with its humanitarian partners the goal of preventing vulnerable people from sinking further into debt and helping them regain self-sufficiency...The money will be spent via the Commission's partners in the field—the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Pakistan Emergency Food Security Alliance, composed of the Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED), Action Against Hunger, CARE, the International Rescue Committee, Oxfam, Save the Children and UNICEF."