Wednesday, July 27, 2005

Reuters AlertNet - Tsunami pledges/donations top $10 billion

Reuters AlertNet - Tsunami pledges/donations top $10 billion: "Tsunami pledges/donations top $10 billion
27 Jul 2005 11:13:06 GMT
Source: Reuters
SINGAPORE, July 27 (Reuters) - Government and multilateral agencies have pledged more than $6.9 billion in aid for nations hit by the Dec. 26 earthquake and tsunami in the Indian Ocean, while global private donations amount to almost $5 billion.

Countries are listed according to the size of their governmental pledges in cash and services, some of which are spread over several years. Some of these figures have not been updated since January."


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