Gaza Appeal Raises £5 million in first week

30/01/2009

Just over one week after the DEC launched its emergency appeal for Gaza, £5.4 million has been raised in donations from the British public.

“We are delighted that the public have responded in this way to the appeal. The money raised is enabling aid agencies on the ground to reach people in dire need of humanitarian assistance.” said Brendan Gormley DEC chief executive.