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OCHA

Syrian Government should allow free passage of all supplies to people in need - UN humanitarian chief

In a briefing to the Security Council, Valerie Amos said that at a time when needs were growing, the Government continued to put in place measures that are not practical and slow down the humanitarian response.

WHO

Health needs increase as result of escalating conflict in Yemen

Health partners are providing additional medicines and medical supplies, including war-wounded kits, anaesthesia drugs, and injectable antibiotics and analgesics.

UNHCR

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.

OCHA

Occupation practices and continued conflict drive humanitarian needs in oPt

According to a new report, 2014 witnessed the highest civilian death toll since 1967. Movement and access restrictions continue to fragment the occupied territory, undermining Palestinians’ livelihoods and impeding their access to basic services.

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