|25 May 2015|
Burundi: Communiqué: Roundtable on the humanitarian situation in the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes Region
Roundtable on the humanitarian situation in the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes Region
Nairobi, 22 May 2015
United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinators or their representatives from 9 countries in the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes region (Burundi, Djibouti, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Somalia, Sudan and Tanzania), Regional Directors from humanitarian organizations including from Oxfam,...
|15 May 2015|
Rwanda: Burundi: Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) Joint communiqué, 11 May 2015
Nairobi, 11 May 2015 .
|19 Mar 2015|
Somalia: Somalia Humanitarian Key Messages February 2015 [EN/SO]
|23 Jan 2015|
Syrian Arab Republic: UN Emergency Fund gives $100 million for aid operations in Syria and other poorly funded crises
(New York, 23 January 2014) – The United Nations humanitarian chief, Valerie Amos, has allocated some US$100 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to boost life-saving relief work in Syria and 11 other countries where humanitarian needs are high but financial support is low.
“Despite critical funding gaps, humanitarian workers remain committed to helping every vulnerable Syrian they can. This allocation from CERF will help ensure that they can...
|08 Dec 2014|
World: UN and partners launch $16.4 billion humanitarian appeal to bring aid to 57 million people in 2015 [EN/FR]
(Geneva, 8 December 2014): Humanitarian organizations aim to help at least 57.5 million of the most vulnerable people in the world with assistance in 2015 and require US$16.4 billion to do so. “Over 80 percent of those we intend to help are in countries mired in conflict where brutality and violence have had a devastating impact on their lives,” said Valerie Amos, UN Under-Secretary- General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, as she launched...