· Humanitarian catastrophe escalating as world watches
· Resilient South Sudanese have ‘exhausted their coping mechanisms’
The international community must do more to resolve the crisis in South Sudan, Christian Aid has warned following the declaration of famine in parts of the country.
The famine – the world’s first since 2011 – was formally announced on Monday in parts of Unity State, where some 100,000 people are facing starvation. A further 1 million are classified as being on the brink of famine.
Ending Unlawful Attacks; Access to Aid; Detainee Rights; Justice; Security Sector Reform
(Geneva) – Participants in the February 23, 2017, UN-sponsored Syria peace talks in Geneva should prioritize five key human rights issues during negotiations, 40 human rights and other organizations said today. The priorities are to end unlawful attacks, ensure aid access and safe passage for fleeing civilians, detainee rights, justice, and security sector reform.
A violent eight-year conflict originating in Nigeria has intensified in the last four years and spread across borders into Niger, Chad and Cameroon, resulting in Africa’s biggest humanitarian and protection crisis.
The UK’s £1.3bn fund for promoting economic reform overseas is ‘poorly-managed and ‘not fit for purpose’, says Christian Aid, following the findings of an independent review published today (Tuesday 7 February).
This comes after the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) released a rapid review of the UK’s Prosperity Fund, concluding that it needs to improve its systems and processes.
Pleased to inform the Humanitarians that a National Alliance for Humanitarian Actors has been initiated in Bangladesh. The work will focus around ensuring that the national and local actors have a greater say in decision making process thus ensuring efficient and effective response.
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