Haiti Earthquake - elca
Under the watch of United Nations troops from Argentina, earthquake survivors in the quake-ravaged Haitian city of Leogane unload emergency supplies provided by Diakonie, a member of the ACT Alliance, and Caritas Internationalis, on January 20. Hundreds of families in the town are homeless following a January 12 earthquake, and the two church-sponsored agencies worked together to bring them help. Diakonie organized an air cargo shipment of 34 tons of relief supplies from Europe, along with basic medicines for 80,000 people. The plane wasn't allowed to land in Port-au-Prince until January 20, yet it was unloaded within hours and aid was shipped immediately to Leogane in United Nations trucks, where it was unloaded by residents and quickly distributed. Photo by Paul Jeffrey/ACT.

Under the watch of United Nations troops from Argentina, earthquake survivors in the quake-ravaged Haitian city of Leogane unload emergency supplies provided by Diakonie, a member of the ACT Alliance, and Caritas Internationalis, on January 20. Hundreds of families in the town are homeless following a January 12 earthquake, and the two church-sponsored agencies worked together to bring them help. Diakonie organized an air cargo shipment of 34 tons of relief supplies from Europe, along with basic medicines for 80,000 people. The plane wasn't allowed to land in Port-au-Prince until January 20, yet it was unloaded within hours and aid was shipped immediately to Leogane in United Nations trucks, where it was unloaded by residents and quickly distributed. Photo by Paul Jeffrey/ACT.

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