The United Nations is in the process of reviewing needs on the ground in Pakistan and will soon revise its international funding appeal beyond the original $460 million requested, Valerie Amos, the UN undersecretary-general for humanitarian affairs, said Thursday during a visit to flood-affected areas. Hundreds of thousands of Pakistanis are reaching out to the 21 million people affected, donating time, providing shelter and collecting food.

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