GOAL is poised to sign one of the biggest
contracts ever by an Irish implementing NGO, with the US Government, for
its humanitarian activities in Haiti.
The Irish agency has agreed a $11million
plus arrangement with USAID for a programme, the main elements of which
are the building of 4,000 transitional dwellings and several hundred latrine
and sanitation blocks.
In addition, GOAL last week completed
a $9million food distribution contract with the World Food Programme of
the United Nations. Here 480,000 inhabitants of Port-au-Prince received