If the world fails to provide the help needed right now to accelerate and scale up life-saving food and nutrition efforts, UNICEF estimates that 50,000 children could die from malnutrition this year.
UN human rights experts warned that ethnic and religious minorities in Iraq are bearing the brunt of the conflict and the impact could be “devastating and irreversible.
The Humanitarian Country Team has begun developing a dedicated Gaza Crisis Appeal, which will be finalized by 1 August, to address urgent humanitarian needs resulting from the conflict.
A third of The Gambia’s 1.8 million inhabitants are estimated to be at risk of food insecurity - 200,000 people already need critical food assistance. The humanitarian response plan is only funded at 13.5 per cent.