Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Sri Lanka: USD 1 million needed daily for displacement camps

(wvasiapacific)USD one million is required daily to provide food and water to almost 300,000 conflict survivors who are housed in a string of camp settlements in northern Sri Lanka, says World Vision.

“Funding is becoming a huge concern for aid agencies. Most have already used up a large chunk of their existing relief budgets responding to the crisis,” said Suresh Bartlett, World Vision Lanka’s National Director. Full text