American Refugee Committee Teams Provide
Health Care to Thousands of Flood Survivors in Pakistan
Contact: Therese Gales, 800-875-7060
Minneapolis, MN (August 16, 2010) -
The American Refugee Committee is providing medical care to survivors of
the floods in Pakistan, which have uprooted 20 million people and which
the UN Secretary General called the worst disaster he's ever seen.
"The situation here is desperate,"
said Jill McGrath Jones, American Refugee Committee team leader. "People
lack food and clean water. With Ramadan starting, people can't even afford