New ACAPS briefing highlights humanitarian impacts of Yemen's escalating conflict

ACAPS stresses that assistance strategies have to take into account not only the consequences of armed conflict but also Yemen’s chronic state of humanitarian emergency and structural vulnerabilities.

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Confirmed measles cases in 2015 rise to 924 in Sudan

Over 2,000 suspected cases of measles have been reported from 13 states in Sudan in 2015, including 924 confirmed cases and 15 deaths, according to MoH, WHO and UNICEF.


UN refugee chief appeals for more aid to Cameroon

The High Commissioner said current funding levels did not allow for sufficient humanitarian assistance. UNHCR has received only nine percent of the funding needed for the Nigeria situation.


Millions of Syrians endure deteriorating health crisis: WHO calls for increased funding

Across Syria, 57% of public hospitals are only partially functioning or completely out of service. WHO is appealing for US$ 124 million to continue its support to health services.

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