UN and NGO partners released the 2018 Joint Response Plan, a US$951 million appeal to meet the needs of nearly 900,000 Rohingya refugees and more than 330,000 Bangladeshis.
The absence of a political process aimed at ending the conflict on the basis of two-state solution continues to be the single largest impediment to Palestinian development, according to a new report by the by UNSCO.
The source of water for Afrin city has reportedly been cut off. Families are relying on untreated water and boreholes, increasing the risk of waterborne diseases for about 250,000 people.
UN Special Representative encourages the Government to further strengthen the national legal framework by fully criminalizing the recruitment and use of children by armed groups.