UN relief official meets Colombian President on humanitarian situation
In the third day of a five-day official visit, Jan Egeland, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, held meetings in the capital Bogotá with the UN country team, representatives of civil society and donors.
He was to visit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs this afternoon and meet President Uribe.
During his trip, Mr. Egeland is visiting internally displaced persons. He has called for more effort to help displaced people, adding that the international community must look for solutions to the crisis.