Haiti donated $1 million to earthquake recovery in Nepal
Haiti is making a gesture to show that it doesn't matter how little you have, you can still share with another who is going through difficulties. The government of Haiti has pledged the sum of $1 million to earthquake recovery in Nepal
According to the National Palace sources, Haiti has donated US$ 1 million to the earthquake recovery efforts in Nepal, as a mark of solidarity move from the poorest nation in the western hemisphere. The money has been remitted by President Martelly on Saturday, May 16th. The Presidential spokesperson Lucien Jura has said that the funds were raised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, where most of the donations came from the Haitian Diaspora. However, there was no disclosure about the method of remittance or the identity of the recipient whether it is the Nepalese government or any aid group such as the Red Cross or Clinton Global Initiative.