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UN News Centre: Ban calls on world to speed up funding for $2 billion flood appeal

5 October 2010 – The $2 billion appeal for aid for Pakistani flood victims, the largest-ever launched by the United Nations and its partners for a natural disaster, is just 34 per cent funded, and Secretary-General Ban Ki–moon today called … Continue reading

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Superstars “for Flood Relief”

Superstars “for Flood Relief” is an initiative that is trying to bring together musicians from all over the world to record and release songs, proceeds of which will go to flood relief in Pakistan. The objective of this is two-fold: … Continue reading

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National Geographic: Pakistan Floods in Pictures

August 27, 2010: The National Geographic has put together a photo essay on the Pakistan floods here.

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Volunteers needed to pack relief goods at PAF Faisal Base, Sharah-e-Faisal, Karachi

Volunteers are urgently needed to pack relief goods at PAF Faisal Base on Sharah-e-Faisal, Karachi. There are a lot of goods but very few volunteers to pack them!

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How to send relief goods via PIA–Fakhr Alam

Fakhr Alam demonstrates how to pack boxes of relief goods to be sent to the flood affected areas via PIA from the US/UK.

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FAO:Millions of livestock dead or in danger in Pakistan-Urgent need for animal feed to prevent further economic destruction

20 August 2010, Rome – Millions of livestock have been affected by the floods in Pakistan and are badly in need of food and medicine, FAO said today. Around 200 000 cows, sheep, buffalo, goats and donkeys have already been … Continue reading

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