Submitted by: Naazlee Sardar, USAID Pakistan Senior Education Advisor. Naazlee spent three weeks in October monitoring USAID-supported relief activities in flood-affected areas across Pakistan. At the USAID distribution site at a flood relief camp in Sindh province, a young woman queuing up with her teenaged son to receive her food donation somehow stood out in [...]
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USAID continues to work around the clock to provide assistance to flood-ravaged Pakistan. Administrator Shah described the latest efforts to NPR while Mark Ward, acting director of the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance, laid out the challenges in an interview with CNN. Dr. Shah accompanied Secretary Clinton and Special Representative Holbrooke and to New York to urge [...]
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