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13 May 2017 description
report Islamic Relief

Islamic Relief speaks at UK Evaluation Society Conference

For Islamic Relief monitoring and evaluation is a vital aspect of our work which can dramatically improve – and often save – lives.

Hamayoon Sultan, Islamic Relief’s senior impact evaluation officer is speaking about the subject at the UK Evaluation Society Conference today.

Alongside André Clarke of Bond, the UK international development network, Hamayoon will discuss how NGOs can make better use of evaluations and share them more widely for greater impact.

03 Feb 2015 description

Situation Générale en janvier 2015 Prévision jusqu'à’mi-mars 2015

06 Nov 2014 description

Situation Générale en octobre 2014 Prévision jusqu'à’mi-décembre 2014

Une résurgence s’est développée en octobre au Soudan où des opérations intensives de lutte aérienne et terrestre ont été menées contre des bandes larvaires et des groupes d’ailés.

04 Feb 2014 description

Situation préoccupante le long de la côte de la mer Rouge et de la Corne de l’Afrique

30 May 2012 description

30 May 2012

Foreign Minister Bob Carr today announced a new $25 million contribution to the World Food Programme (WFP) during the first official visit to Australia by its Executive Director, Ms Ertharin Cousin.

Minister Carr said the money would address pressing needs in the Sahel, South Sudan and Pakistan.

"I am pleased we are able to announce an extra $10 million for the escalating food crisis in the Sahel and $5 million for WFP operations in South Sudan."

13 Jul 2011 description

Point sur les activités

En collaboration avec les Sociétés nationales de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge, le Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR) a fourni une assistance humanitaire à 4,3 millions de déplacés internes dans 32 pays en 2010. Tous avaient dû fuir de chez eux en raison de conflits armés ou d'autres situations de violence. L'institution a alloué 200 millions de francs suisses aux activités menées en faveur des déplacés internes, soit 20 % du budget prévu pour les opérations du CICR en 2010.

30 Nov 2010 description

Climate change has the potential to exacerbate existing incompliance with economic, social and cultural rights because many countries that are most vulnerable to climate change are ones with weak human rights mechanisms.

Although poor countries are disproportionately feeling the adverse impacts of climate change, however, wealthy countries--the historical CO2 emitters--are dragging their feet on committing to a legally-binding solution, an inaction that led Bolivia's ambassador to the UN to say that wealthy states are "holding humanity hostage." As countries gather this …

19 Nov 2010 description

See a lot of people squatting in the open today? Don't be offended. The so-called "big squat" was held worldwide to coincide with the 10th annual World Toilet Day, an initiative to bring awareness to the need for adequate sanitary facilities.

Every day, some 1.1 billion people go to the bathroom without any type of toilet, according to the World Health Organization.

14 Dec 2009 description

Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State
Georgetown University's Gaston Hall

23 Mar 2009 description

Note No. 6195

With at least 19 United Nations staff members imprisoned or "disappeared" around the world, the twenty-fourth annual Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members will be marked by a ceremony on Wednesday, 25 March, at 11 a.m. in the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) Club on the third floor of the Secretariat Building.

This year's ceremony will highlight the dangers faced daily by staff members and associated personnel, as well as journalists, around the world.

06 Nov 2006 description
report Caritas

Cáritas. Madrid, 6 de noviembre de 2006.- A lo largo del pasado mes de octubre, el Equipo Directivo de Cáritas Española ha aprobado diversas partidas económicas por valor total de 466.811 euros para financiar diversos proyectos de ayuda en Africa y Asia.

14 Apr 2006 description


Le conseil de surveillance de l'Agence Française de Développement, réuni le 6 avril 2006, a approuvé les projets suivants.

Pakistan : reconstruction post-séisme

Un prêt de 40 millions d'euros a été accordé à la République Islamique du Pakistan pour le financement d'un projet de reconstruction de logements individuels dans les zones rurales affectées par le séisme du 8 octobre 2005.

Ce tremblement de terre a causé la mort de près de 73 000 personnes, et près de 3,5 millions de Pakistanais se seraient retrouvés sans logement.

28 Dec 2005 description

ROME - The Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme, James Morris, today described 2005 as the most challenging year the humanitarian aid world had faced since World War II, but also warned that the New Year will undoubtedly bring further emergencies and even greater demands on donors.

03 Nov 2005 description
report Mercy Corps

Donations Enable Mercy Corps to Provide Food, Medicine and Shelter to Meet Urgent Needs of Children and Families

18 Oct 2005 description
report Oxfam

The South Asian earthquake is the latest in a year of some of the worst disasters ever seen, yet governments have failed to respond adequately and lives have been lost as a result, said international agency Oxfam today.