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New UK support for civilians caught up in Gaza violence

In response to continuing violence in Gaza, the UK is providing emergency support to help tens of thousands of Palestinians

The UK will provide more than £5 million in emergency support to help tens of thousands of people affected by the violence in Gaza.

This includes £2 million in new funding announced by Prime Minister David Cameron today for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency’s (UNRWA) Flash Appeal. This will provide emergency assistance to more than 84,000 people who have been driven out of their homes.

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Kenya + 1 other
Envoy pledges Sh6bn growth plan for county

In Summary

  • British High Commissioner Christian Turner said the money would be disbursed over the next five years to boost food supply.

  • Britain would support 10,000 children in low-cost boarding schools to improve literacy.

The British Government will spend Sh6 billion on development projects in Turkana County.

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UK Aid: Syria response (8 July 2014)

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

KEY FACTS

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Greening pledges new UK help from Syrian border

UK pledged more than £46 million to ensure food, medical supplies and shelter reach areas where people are cut off and receiving little or no help in the country.

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Iraq + 1 other
Additional UK support for Iraqis in need

UK humanitarian support for Iraq now stands at £5 million.

The UK will provide an additional £2 million of emergency humanitarian relief to help tens of thousands of ordinary Iraqis in serious need, Prime Minister David Cameron announced today (18 June 2014).

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Senegal + 1 other
Edinburgh charity to help thousands in Senegal

CIFAL Scotland has received over £200,000 from the British Government to help thousands of people in Senegal fight malnutrition.

An Edinburgh sustainability charity has received over £200,000 from the British Government to help thousands of people in Senegal fight malnutrition and boost their incomes, Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael announced in Edinburgh today.

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South Sudan + 1 other
Featherstone: New British aid package for South Sudan

Britain announces £60 million to help those affected by one of the world's worst humanitarian crises

A new aid package for South Sudan will help hundreds of thousands of people caught in one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises, Lynne Featherstone will say in Oslo today.

At a major pledging conference hosted by the Norwegian government, the UK International Development Minister will announce £60 million to help hundreds of thousands of people affected by the violence in the world’s newest country.

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Serbia + 14 others
EU assistance underway for flood victims in Serbia and in Bosnia and Herzegovina

17/05/2014 - The European Union is providing coordinated assistance through the EU Civil Protection Mechanism which has been activated upon the request of Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina due to the severe flooding in the two countries. In less than a day and a half following the request, a total of 14 EU Member States offered assistance.

Bulgaria, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, the Czech Republic, France, Croatia, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are deploying rescue boats, high capacity pumps and operational teams to Serbia.

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UK Aid: Syria response 13th May 2014

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

SUPPORT INSIDE SYRIA

The UK has allocated £249 million to help people affected by the conflict across Syria, including in opposition held and contested areas.

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Factsheet: The UK's humanitarian aid response to the Syria crisis and region (06 May 2014)

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

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UK Aid: Syria response 25th April 2014

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

SUPPORT INSIDE SYRIA

The UK has allocated £249 million to help people affected by the conflict across Syria, including in opposition held and contested areas.

UK aid has provided food for over 210,000 people a month across Syria through the World Food Programme (WFP).

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UK makes £3m contribution to Syrian Recovery Fund

William Hague and Justine Greening announce a £3million boost to the Syria Recovery Trust Fund.

The Foreign Secretary and Secretary of State for Development have announced a £3million boost to the Syria Recovery Trust Fund focusing on improving local communities’ access to healthcare, water, energy and food.

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UK to provide seeds and fishing kits to avoid starvation in South Sudan

Vital support to help farmers affected by conflict before the rainy season begins.

Britain will provide seeds and fishing kits to families in South Sudan to avert a possible hunger crisis, International Development Secretary Justine Greening announced today.

This vital support will reach farmers before the rainy season begins at the end of April, after which they will be unable to sow their crops.

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New support to tackle dire food security situation in South Sudan

United Kingdom gives $13.7 million to FAO's emergency operations to help food producers in conflict-affected country

31 March, Juba/Rome - The Government of the United Kingdom has released $13.7 million in emergency funding to FAO to help conflict-affected families in South Sudan restore their agriculture-based livelihoods and stave off an increasingly alarming food security situation.

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Factsheet: The UK's humanitarian aid response to the Syria crisis

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

The results below for ‘Support Inside Syria’ and for ‘Support to the Region’ describe £541 million of UK humanitarian aid already allocated to partners responding to the crisis.

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New UK support for Syria

UK allocates over £36 million to organisations working inside Syria and across the region

The UK has today allocated over £36 million in funding to organisations working inside Syria and across the region. This includes:

Support for girls and women (£5.95 million).

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UK Aid Syria Response - 11th March 2014

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

The results below for ‘Support Inside Syria’ and for ‘Support to the Region’ describe £506 million of UK humanitarian aid already allocated to partners responding to the crisis.

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UK Aid Syria Response - 18th February 2014

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance.
The UK has committed £600 million to provide support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

The results below for ‘Support Inside Syria’ and for ‘Support to the Region’ describe £506 million of UK humanitarian aid already allocated to partners responding to the crisis.