UN issues urgent call for $120 million in medtech supplies
This article was originally published in Clinica
"Turn the $2bn of aid pledges into cash now" to meet the immediate needs of the tsunami crisis, including $120m for healthcare, urged United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan at an emergency summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), as Clinica went to press today.
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