Prague, 29 June 2011 - Humanitarian aid, from the organization People in Need (PIN), was sent to Libya today, four months after the conflict began. Thanks to donations from the Czech government and the public, PIN has been able to dispatch medical devices suitable for use in field hospitals. Special return flights for the transport of selected patients from Libyan hospitals are also being funded.
Prague - Petit Goave, Haiti, January 2011 - One year on from the earthquake, with more than 200 thousand dead, the situation in Haiti remains critical. Cholera is still spreading around the island, most of the rubble and debris remains and those trying to rebuild the country complain of political unrest and a government that is slow to respond.