UN South Asia earthquake appeal underfunded

Published: 22 November 2005

Background documents for pr051025_southasia_appeal

Rich countries are failing to respond generously to the UN South Asian earthquake appeal and must announce new donations at a donor conference today (25 October), said Oxfam International. Oxfam has compiled figures showing that many rich countries have so far given much less than their fair share.

Background documents for editors:

UN South Asia earthquake appeal summary,

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UN South Asia earthquake appeal stats,

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UN South Asia earthquake appeal chart,

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