UNICEF: Director of Emergency discusses response in Gaza

January 9, 2009 – Director of Emergency Programmes Louis-Georges Arsenault talks about UNICEFs crisis response in Gaza.

As the conflict in the Gaza Strip continues in its third week, UNICEF teams are working to ensure that critical supplies are ready to reach women and children at risk.

UNICEF is in the process of sending emergency relief from its warehouses in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Zarka, Jordan. These supplies including hygiene kits, water-purification tablets, education materials, collapsible water containers and recreation kits are expected to be in position for delivery into Gaza in the next few days.

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