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Distribution system for aid in Haiti doesn’t exist, says Bill Clinton

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c583 (Published 01 February 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c583
  1. John Zarocostas
  1. 1Davos

    Despite the massive inflow of aid, large gaps still exist in meeting the vital needs of Haiti’s earthquake victims—with food, shelter, and medical supplies and personnel the most urgent, top United Nations officials told political and business leaders attending the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    The former US president Bill Clinton told delegates on 28 January, “The distribution system just does not exist.” More distribution centres were urgently needed, along with hundreds of pick-up trucks to …

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