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New York, Mar 11 (Just Earth News): Just back from Kenya, Yemen, South Sudan and Somalia – countries that are facing or are at risk of famine – the top United Nations humanitarian official on Friday urged the international community for comprehensive action to save people from simply “starving to death.” more
USD 25 million sought to aid conflict-affected people in Ukraine in 2017

Ukraine, Mar 10 (Just Earth News): Three years into the conflict-related crisis in Eastern Ukraine there are acute humanitarian needs, including access to shelter, work, essential services, ...

UN migration agency seeks $25 million to aid families in Eastern Ukraine

New York, Mar 8 (Just Earth News): To meet the emergency needs of 180,000 people in Eastern Ukraine, the United Nations migration agency on Tuesday announced plans to provide aid ranging fro ...

IOM launches USD 24.6 million drought appeal for Somalia

Somalia, Mar 5 (Just Earth News): In order to meet the emergency needs of over a million Somalis affected by drought, IOM in Somalia is scaling up lifesaving interventions throughout the cou ...

UN aid chief calls for access, funds to prevent spread of South Sudan's famine

New York, Mar 5 (Just Earth News): Hundreds of thousands of people in South Sudan will starve unless relief workers gain access to needy populations and more funding is raised, the United Na ...

UN migration agency launches $24.6 million appeal for drought-hit Somalia

New York, Mar 4 (Just Earth News): To meet the emergency needs of over a million Somalis affected by drought, the United Nations migration agency is appealing to international donors for $24 ...

Nigeria seeks $1 billion to provide life-saving aid to millions in country's northeast – UN

New York, Feb 22 (Just Earth News): As relief organizations increase response to the humanitarian emergency in the north-east of Nigeria, timely donor support amounting to a little over $1 b ...

Amid unprecedented needs, UN and partners launch $1.6 billion aid appeal for South Sudan

New York, Feb 14 (Just Earth News): Against the backdrop of dramatic deterioration of the humanitarian situation in South Sudan due to a combination of conflict, economic decline and climati ...

UN releases $100 million to sustain relief operations in world's most neglected crises

New York, Jan 30 (Just Earth News): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday released $100 million from the organization's Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to sus ...

UN aid officials urge Security Council to push for greater humanitarian access in Syria

New York, Jan 27 (Just Earth News): Senior United Nations relief officials on Thursday urged the Security Council to do more to ensure the support of the Syrian Government to deliver life-sa ...