At the same time, the Malteser associations in the USA are preparing the supply of medicines which will be purchased locally.
The medical experts of Malteser International emphasize that the provision of clean drinking water and the supply of medicines will be of top priority as diseases impend to be spread due to the lack of safe water.
Ingo Radtke, Secretary General of Malteser International is available for interviews.
The Malteser International team in Santo Domingo will also be available for interviews at about 2 p.m. CET.
(Contact: ++49 221 98 22 155 or ++49 171 310 52 79).
Photos of the team are available for download. Just click here: http://php.malteser.de/cpg133/thumbnails.php?album)3
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Reference : "Earthquake relief Haiti"
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