UN agencies launch appeal to assist flood victims in Burkina Faso

Published on 07 September 2010

United Nations aid agencies and their partners today launched an appeal for more than $14 million to help the victims of flooding in Burkina Faso rebuild their homes and livelihoods over the next six month. (..) The UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has already allocated $2 million to aid agencies operating in Burkina Faso to help them deal with the aftermath of the floods. Those funds will go to the World Food Programme (WFP), the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA).

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