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24 Feb 2017 description
Humanitarian partners agreed to further scale up their response to reach the most vulnerable groups threatened by famine, including children with severe acute malnutrition. Nearly 11 million people urgently need humanitarian assistance.
02 Sep 2016 description
With an increasing number of migrant children reported missing in Europe, questions arise about the availability, coverage and reliability of data on children migrating to and through the EU.
02 Dec 2015 description
CREWS, a collaboration between countries and organizations specialized in weather and risk prevention, aims to protect lives, livelihoods, and property in least developed countries and small island developing States.
07 Oct 2015 description
report Oxfam
Oxfam is calling for 10 per cent of refugees registered in neighbouring countries to be resettled or offered admission in rich countries that have signed the UN Refugee Convention.
04 Dec 2014 description
report UN General Assembly
Twenty six donors today announced contributions, or their intention to contribute, to UNRWA's 2015 budget, as officials estimated that the agency would begin the year facing a $35 million deficit.
04 Dec 2013 description
report UN General Assembly
For 2014, the UN agency assisting Palestinian refugees had developed a core budget of $687 million with nearly zero growth, and a cash shortfall of 10 per cent was already anticipated.
03 Apr 2012 description
By J. Brian Atwood, Chair of the Development Assistance Committee, OECD Introduction Humanitarian action – saving lives, alleviating suffering and maintaining human dignity during and in the aftermath of crises – remains a clear priority for DAC donors. Over USD 11.2 billion of...
05 Mar 2012 description
Réunies du 28 février au 1er mars 2012 à Port-au-Prince autour du slogan « Nap vanse! » (Nous avançons) et du thème « Fanm se poto mitan rekonstriksyon Ayiti » (la femme est le pilier de la reconstruction d’Haïti), les femmes issues de tous les départements d’Haïti ont, ensemble,...
08 Dec 2011 description
ITU and Luxembourg to cooperate in telecommunications for disaster response Geneva, 8 December 2011 – ITU and the Government of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg have agreed to cooperate on strengthening emergency telecommunications and rapid response in the event of natural disasters. ITU and...