UN Department of Public Information Fact Sheet
Highlights: Providing homes, schools, food and a better future for the Haitian people
• The UN continues to provide and coordinate wide-scale humanitarian assistance in response to the 12 January 2010 earthquake and cholera epidemic.
• Donors pledged $10 billion at the UN donors’ conference to make a difference in the lives of suffering Haitians.
• Almost 90 per cent of the $4.6 billion pledged for 2010 and 2011 is coming through for those who need it (disbursed or committed).