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  • En RCA, 3 millions de personnes ont besoin d’aide humanitaire mais le financement manque
    Source: UN News Service Country: Central African RepublicPAM a appelé la communauté internationale à financer les 35,5 millions de dollars qui lui manque pour pouvoir doubler son aide humanitaire en République centrafricaine.Le Programme alimentaire mondial des Nations Unies (PAM) a ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-24
  • EU announces record €550 million contribution to save 16 million lives from AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria
    Source: European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations Country: WorldThe funds are directed towards The Global Fund, which seeks to raise at least €12.6 billion (US$14 billion) for the period 2020-2022, aiming to end the 3 ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-24
  • UNICEF calls on G7 leaders to prioritize children in Syria as violence mounts in the northwest
    Source: UN Children's Fund Country: Syrian Arab RepublicChildren in the northwest have suffered greatly this year. Since the beginning of 2019, at least 419 children have been killed or injured and some 169 children were recruited into the fighting.Statement by ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • Increasing collaboration to break cycles of vulnerability and better protect children in armed conflict
    Source: UN Office of the SRSG for Children and Armed Conflict Country: WorldA new report presents progress and issues of concern for conflict affected children between August 2018 and July 2019, as well as recommendations to the General Assembly.Report of ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • Mozambique: Members of Parliament discuss International Humanitarian Law
    Article | On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Mission in Mozambique convened a one day seminar with 25 Members of the three commissions of the Mozambique Parliament: ... Read more
    Source: ICRCPublished on 2019-08-23
  • Funding urgently needed to maintain and expand the delivery of humanitarian assistance in Venezuela
    Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)As they scale up their capacity and presence in the South American country, some 63 operational partners, including UN agencies and NGOs, are reporting a limited ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • Más de 8,5 millones de menores en Venezuela han sido vacunados contra el sarampión
    Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Sin embargo, urge más financiación para mantener y expandir la respuesta humanitaria, alertan los socios humanitarios, que declaran contar con limitados recursos financieros. Este informe de ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • World Bank and WHO Statement on Partnership & Deployment of Financing to WHO for Ebola Response in DRC
    Source: World Bank, World Health Organization Country: Democratic Republic of the CongoThe funding comprises US$30 million from the Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility and US$20 million from the World Bank, which fills a critical gap in WHO’s immediate response efforts in ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • UK aid to help one million Somalis fight the drought
    Source: Department for International Development Country: Somalia, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandMinister for Africa Andrew Stephenson announced extra food, water and medicine to help vulnerable families in Somalia that are desperately suffering from relentless drought.Up to one ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23
  • Violence keeps almost two million children in West and Central Africa out of school
    Source: UN Children's Fund Country: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mali, Niger, NigeriaThreats and attacks against students, teachers and schools – on education itself – are casting a forebidding shadow upon children, their ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2019-08-23