Mozambique + 5 others

Number of households facing crisis on the rise across southern Africa

Poor households in several parts of the region have exhausted own-produced foods atypically early. These are now relying on markets for food with below-average purchasing power.


UNICEF seeks $70 million to help 900,000 children in Venezuela

“Some 3.2 million children in Venezuela need humanitarian aid as conditions across the country continue to deteriorate,” said UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore.

Burundi + 1 other

EU allocates €465,000 to strengthen Ebola preparedness in Burundi

The new EU funding will boster the coordination, surveillance and response capacities to Ebola in high-risk districts in Burundi, close to the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

OCHA + 1 other

Yemen: Life-saving programmes forced to shut due to lack of funding

Of the 34 major projects, only three are funded for the entire year. Several have been suspended in recent weeks while 22 programmes will close in the next two months unless funding is received.

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