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Posted on 08/19/2014 - 16:22
Internally displaced people (IDP) wait patiently at a food distribution center in Afgoye, Somalia. The 1.1 million people in IDP settlements across Somalia need urgent health, shelter, water, sanitation and hygiene support. CREDIT: AU UN IST PHOTO/TOBIN JONES...



Posted on 08/15/2014 - 11:31
  In March 2014, heavy rain caused the Paraná and Paraguay rivers in Paraguay to overflow, affecting 230,000 people. In response, the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) allocated  US$2.2 million to help the victims of the flood. The Pan...



Posted on 08/14/2014 - 17:41
  With support from the OCHA-managed Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), Haiti’s Ministry of Health and the Pan-American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) are set to vaccinate 200,000 people ...



Posted on 08/13/2014 - 15:11
  Bringing CERF’s total allocations for 2014 to US$204.3 million, the Emergency Relief Coordinator (ERC) allocated $103.6 million from CERF to support aid agencies responding to crises in 22 countries during the second quarter of 2014. Some $50.6...



Posted on 08/05/2014 - 12:46
  Perched on the side of the Bandiagara cliffs in northern Mali, the village of Sibi Sibi overlooks a dried creek bed. Drought has hit the village several times over the last decade, taking its toll on the livelihoods and health of the town’s 1,300...