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New York, Dec 14(Just Earth News):  The United Nations relief wing and the humanitarian community in South Sudan launched on Wednesday a $1.72 billion appeal to assist six million people affected by conflict, displacement and hunger.

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UN aid official in Yemen urges lifting of blockade, says millions a ‘step away from famine’

New York, Dec 12(Just Earth News): The continuing blockade of ports in Yemen must be lifted, a senior United Nations humanitarian official on Monday urged, calling for greater access t ...

UN chief calls for $1 billion in donor contributions to emergency response fund

New York, Dec 9(Just Earth News): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday called for $1 billion in donor contributions to the Organization’s Central Em ...

Gaza: UN official releases funds to enable life-saving aid programmes in enclave

New York, Dec 8(Just Earth News): A senior United Nations aid and development official in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) on Friday released $2.2 million to support health, fo ...

UN relief wing appeals for record $22.5 billion in aid for 2028

New York, Dec 2(Just Earth News):  A record level of aid funding – more than $22.5 billion – is needed to deliver lifesaving assistance around the world in 2028, the U ...

New funding provides much needed boost for Yemen aid operations, but needs outstrip means

New York, Nov 30(Just Earth News): A United Nations-managed humanitarian emergency fund has allocated $70 million to strife-ridden Yemen, enabling critical life-saving relief operation ...

In Iran, UN aid chief expresses readiness to support post-quake relief efforts

New York, Nov 25(Just Earth News): Concluding a two-day visit to Iran, the top United Nations humanitarian official said the Organization is ready to fill any gaps in the relief effort ...

New UN funding to help sustain critical aid programmes for nearly 150,000 in Chad

New York, Nov 18(Just Earth News): The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) – a pool of funding which supports critical relief operations in crises around the wo ...

‘Leave no stone unturned’ to secure aid funding for Central African Republic, senior UN official urges

New York, Nov 10(Just Earth News): One out of every four people in Central African Republic (CAR) is either displaced or living as a refugee in another country, a senior United Nations offic ...

Syria: UN agencies deliver critical food aid, medicines to families trapped in rural Damascus

New York, Nov 1(Just Earth News): As part of a humanitarian aid convoy to besieged towns on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus, United Nations agencies have delivered desperately ...