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USAID Counselor Thomas H. Staal Travels to Pledging Event for Yemen
April 24, 2017

For Immediate Release

U.S. Agency for International Development
USAID Media Advisory
Washington, DC
Monday, April 24, 2017

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Counselor Thomas H. Staal will travel to Geneva, Switzerland April 24-26.

Counselor Staal will lead the U.S. delegation at the High Level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian Response in Yemen. In Geneva, Staal will introduce additional U.S. assistance to the people of Yemen, who are experiencing a major humanitarian crisis and food security emergency. Staal will also meet with partners and government officials to discuss mobilizing urgently needed resources for the Yemeni people.

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