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Posted on 05/17/2013 - 15:53
The ongoing armed and political conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) has caused a major humanitarian crisis affecting an estimated 4.5 million people. Frequent attacks on civilians have forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes. Many remain...



Posted on 03/01/2013 - 12:10
Source: United Nations Foundation This week, David Guetta, Usher, and Taio Cruz, together with the United Nations Foundation, launched a 5-minute film that tells the story behind the headlines and urges people to help hundreds of thousands of families affected by the...



Posted on 02/12/2013 - 14:11
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Mozambique (Johannesburg, 11 February 2013): Heavy and persistent rains in January have led to massive flooding in southern Mozambique, killing 105 people and temporarily displacing an estimated...



Posted on 01/23/2013 - 14:41
Aid agencies continue to treat malnourished children in mobile clinics in northern Yemen. Credit: Yemen Humanitarian Communication Network UN allocates emergency funding to boost operations in 12 poorly-funded emergencies. The UN humanitarian chief has announced the...



Posted on 01/23/2013 - 14:37
Aid agencies continue to treat malnourished children in mobile clinics in northern Yemen. Credit: Yemen Humanitarian Communication Network UN allocates emergency funding to boost operations in 12 poorly-funded emergencies. The UN humanitarian chief has announced...