Clinton Back to Haiti to Oversee Aid Effort

Three weeks in, recovery just beginning
By Emily Rauhala,  Newser User
Posted Feb 5, 2010 5:42 AM CST
Bill Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky, his daughter's fiance, help unload a delivery of medical supplies after the earthquake.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – Bill Clinton is heading back to earthquake-stricken Haiti today to oversee aid efforts. The former president, now the UN special envoy to Haiti, will meet with local leaders, visit a clinic and deliver supplies, CNN reports. "More than three weeks after the earthquake, the relief efforts in Haiti have been increasing to meet staggering needs," he said in a statement. "But the long road to recovery has just begun."

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