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Aid is pouring into Nepal as the death toll from last week’s earthquake tops 7,000. Efforts on the ground are shifting from the initial rescue phase, to providing shelter and food to those in need. USAID announced that it’s on the ground to help, an extension of their existing efforts in the region. We find out what role the United States will play, and what’s ahead as Nepal recovers.
- Jeremy Konyndyk Director, Foreign Disaster Assistance,United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
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