Posted on 12/11/2012 - 15:45
11 December 2012: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, UN Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos and Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Sahel David Gressly at the CERF High-level pledging conference. Credit: OCHA/Paolo Palmero Donors increase their pledges for emergency aid in 2013 to US$384 million.

More than 40 donors today pledged US$384 million to support the UN Central Emergency Response...



Posted on 12/07/2012 - 12:34


November 2012. Saleh Mohammed Hamid, 18, receiving treatment for the symptoms of yellow fever at El Geneina hospital in West Darfur. The hospital has treated 106 cases of yellow fever since the latest outbreak began in October. Credit: Albert González Farran, UNAMID.

Funding needed to contain worst outbreak for twenty years

The Sudanese Government and aid agencies are...



Posted on 12/07/2012 - 12:30
November 2012. Saleh Mohammed Hamid, 18, receiving treatment for the symptoms of yellow fever at El Geneina hospital in West Darfur. The hospital has treated 106 cases of yellow fever since the latest outbreak began in October. Credit: Albert González Farran, UNAMID. Funding needed to contain worst outbreak for twenty years

The Sudanese Government and aid agencies are making progress in...



Posted on 11/21/2012 - 11:09


5 November 2012: Children stand in Thea Chaung camp. Credit: UNOCHA/ Nicole Lawrence

Funding request increased after October clashes.

The western state of Rakhine, Myanmar is nestled between the border with Bangladesh and the Rakhine Mountains. Inter-communal violence in Rakhine in June and October led to some 115,000 people fleeing their homes in fear and taking shelter...



Posted on 11/21/2012 - 10:36
5 November 2012: Children stand in Thea Chaung camp. Credit: UNOCHA/ Nicole Lawrence Funding request increased after October clashes.

The western state of Rakhine, Myanmar is nestled between the border with Bangladesh and the Rakhine Mountains. Inter-communal violence in Rakhine in June and October led to some 115,000 people fleeing their homes in fear and taking shelter in some of the...