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Myanmar Cyclone (update - Fri.)

May 09, 2008

Latest developments in fast-moving story:

UN to Resume Food Aid Flights to Myanmar
Associated Press -- May 9, 2008

Myanmar Still Will Not Accept US Aid Workers
Associated Press -- May 9, 2008

U.N. 'Furious' as Myanmar Aid 'Seized'
CNN -- May 9, 2008

Slideshow: Tens of Thousands Killed in Myanmar Cyclone
Reuters -- May 9, 2008

U.N. Envoy: Myanmar Deaths May Top 100,000
CNN -- May 8, 2008

Regardless of how the aid crisis is resolved, the people of Myanmar are likely to need relief and recovery assistance for months to come. Donors interested in learning more about relief and recovery needs and effective philanthropic strategies in response to the crisis are invited to sit in on an emergency teleconference hosted by Arabella Advisers this Monday, May 12, at 3:00 p.m., ET.

Click here for details.

-- Mitch Nauffts

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