UN Launches Haiti Earthquake Relief Appeal, BBC News, January 16, 2010 (01:46 GMT)
The UN has launched an appeal for $562m (£346m), to help victims of Tuesday's devastating earthquake in Haiti.
UN humanitarian chief John Holmes said the funds were intended to help three million people for six months.
The earthquake has left tens of thousands of people dead, and rescuers are continuing an increasingly desperate search for survivors. More...