VIDEO From UNICEF Available on UNICEF Prepares for Long Term Recovery in Flood Ravaged Benin

Dec 28, 2010, 19:00 ET from

NEW YORK, Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from UNICEF at:

In the past two months, Benin has experienced one of the worst floods of its history. Even in the southern district of Benin, where floods are reported almost every year, the inhabitants were caught off guard and had to flee their devastated homes. The long term consequences of the crisis are emerging. In many rural villages, most of the crops and other food sources have been ruined.

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