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Gambia: District Grand Lodge Supports Tanka – Tanka

By Cherno Omar BobbThe District Grand Lodge of Sierra Leone and The Gambia, under the United Grand Lodge of England last Wednesday donated food...

“Iran is under water” – IFRC announces support as flood crisis worsens

Beirut/Geneva, 3 April 2019 – As the flooding emergency in Iran worsens, the world’s largest humanitarian network has released just under 500,000 Swiss francs...

Emergency Response Fund releases US$26.5 million for life-saving assistance in Sudan – Sudan

New York, 11 April 2019: Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock today released a $26.5 million Rapid Response allocation from the UN’s Central...
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Integrating Goal 16 and Human Rights With All SDGs Vital to the 2030 Agenda...

Ş. İlgü Özler and Masooma Rahmaty Recently, the former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, said that world leaders are failing...

Only quality education and an end to violence can offer hope and better opportunities...

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore following visit to Honduras Download photos and broll from: https://weshare.unicef.org/Package/2AM408T0IEKC TEGUCIGALPA/NEW YORK, 3 April 2019 - "A child under...
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Uganda: WHO Chief Jets in Over Ebola

By Stephen OtageKampala — Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the director general of World Health Organisation, is in the country to assess the readiness of...
South Sudan intensifies efforts to control an ongoing measles outbreak - South Sudan

South Sudan intensifies efforts to control an ongoing measles outbreak – South Sudan

29 April 2019, Juba – To interrupt the transmission of the measles virus, the Ministry of Health for South Sudan, with support from the...
Communiqué de presse : Conclusions préliminaires de la mission d’enquête spéciale sur les graves atteintes aux droits de l’homme commis à Ogossagou le 23 mars 2019 - Mali

Communiqué de presse : Conclusions préliminaires de la mission d’enquête spéciale sur les graves...

Bamako, le 02 mai 2019 – La Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation au Mali (MINUSMA) publie aujourd’hui, les conclusions préliminaires...

Conflict-driven hunger worsens : FAO in Emergencies

The situation in the eight places in the world with the highest number of people in need of emergency food support shows that the...

Sistema Nacional de Gestión del Riesgo atiende emergencia en Rosas, Cauca, por cuenta de...

Entidades del Sistema Nacional de Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres en coordinación con los Consejos de Gestión del Riesgo del municipio de Rosas y...

WFP Djibouti Country Brief, February 2019 – Djibouti

In Numbers 250.7 mt of food assistance distributed USD 4m Six months (March 2019-August 2019) net funding requirements 41,500 people assisted in February 2019 Operational Updates • Djibouti is...
Early action helps women in farming communities vulnerable to drought

Early action helps women in farming communities vulnerable to drought : FAO in Emergencies

As early as January 2019, farming communities in the municipalities of Pigkawayan in North Cotabato and Datu Saudi Ampatuan in Maguindanao, both located on...
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Renewed partnership with Murray-Darling Basin Authority will prepare Mekong for current and future challenges...

Canberra, Australia, 6 June 2019 – Mekong basin-wide planning, environmental monitoring, flood and drought management, climate change adaption, and stakeholder engagement are some of...
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Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General, 6 June...

(excerpt) Libya We have received reports that a field hospital in Al-Swani in Libya’s Tripoli District was hit by shelling today, injuring a doctor and two...
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Uganda: WFP Food Was Contaminated – Probe

By Lilian NamagembeKampala — Tests carried out on patients and food (super cereals) samples distributed by the World Food Programme (WFP) found traces of...
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Sudan Price Bulletin, May 2019 – Sudan

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) monitors trends in staple food prices in countries vulnerable to food insecurity. For each FEWS NET...
National Fortification Alliance and World Food Programme launch pilot project to fortify wheat to fight malnutrition - Pakistan

National Fortification Alliance and World Food Programme launch pilot project to fortify wheat to...

ISLAMABAD – The National Fortification Alliance (NFA) of Pakistan, with technical support from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and funding from the...

South Sudan Humanitarian Response Dashboard April 2019

By the end of April 2019, humanitarian organizations had delivered assistance and protection to 3.4 million people, or 60 per cent of the people...
NFI and Emergency Shelter Assessment/Verification Report - South Sudan

NFI and Emergency Shelter Assessment/Verification Report – South Sudan

Situation Overview During the assessments in Rumbek North of Lake State below were the findings: Rumbek North is a county inhabited by Pakam Dinka, it has...

Cyclone Idai: Children talk of death and destruction while world looks away – Mozambique

One month after Cyclone Idai wreaked havoc across Mozambique, affected children are showing signs of severe psychological stress, including bedwetting, nightmares and anxiety, Save...
Spot Report by OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM): Outgoing fire close to SMM near Donetsk Filtration Station - Ukraine

Spot Report by OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM): Outgoing fire close to...

This report is for the media and the general public. On the morning of 15 May, an SMM patrol consisting of five members and two...
Gobierno garantiza departamentos gratuitos para familias que perdieron sus viviendas en deslizamiento - Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Gobierno garantiza departamentos gratuitos para familias que perdieron sus viviendas en deslizamiento – Bolivia...

La Paz, 3 de mayo de 2019.- El presidente Evo Morales garantizó el viernes por la noche la dotación de un departamento con tres...
World Bank EUR-Denominated Sustainable Development Bond Highlights the Importance of Water and Ocean Resources - World

World Bank EUR-Denominated Sustainable Development Bond Highlights the Importance of Water and Ocean Resources...

Washington, D.C, May 10, 2019 —The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa/AAA) launched a Sustainable Development Bond to raise awareness...
Syria: Situation Report 3: Recent Developments in Northwestern Syria (as of 24 May 2019) - Syrian Arab Republic

Syria: Situation Report 3: Recent Developments in Northwestern Syria (as of 24 May 2019)...

HIGHLIGHTS • Ongoing conflict in northwest Syria continues to impact civilians, civilian infrastructure, and humanitarian service provision in the deescalation zone of northern Hama, southern...

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