CERF Stories
04/21/2017 - 10:18
A mobile team in Somaliland’s Marodijex examines patients and hands out nutrition supplies, including iron tablets, to drought-affected families. Credit: IOM/Mary-Sanyu Osire Young Halima has trekked for four days and nights in search of water. “We have named...
04/18/2017 - 11:35
Baghdad, Iraq, 18 April 2017 – Amidst harrowing accounts of displaced, including pregnant women escaping military activities in Mosul, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund is supporting static and mobile reproductive health facilities and ‘Women...
03/21/2017 - 16:00
  21 March, Rome/New York - FAO is further scaling up its activities in drought affected regions of Somalia thanks to a $22 million loan approved this week by the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), which complements the loans already...
02/21/2017 - 10:47
  With the Horn of Africa facing one of the worst droughts in decades, more than 5.6 million people in Ethiopia alone are in desperate need of life’s basic necessities. To provide time-critical aid to more than 785,000 people suffering from hunger,...
02/06/2017 - 10:15
Photo credit: WHO/C. Black With the number and scale of humanitarian crises around the world, some countries have fallen off the global radar. That is the case for countries like the Central African Republic, Libya and Sudan, where pressing needs don’t seem...

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