Cash distribution is one of several ways to provide supports in response to the earthquake that killed nearly 9,000 people in 14 districts. Convenient and a boost for local economy, this response mechanism presents many advantages. More >>
After more than three months of escalating conflict, UN humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien declared the Level 3 emergency response, the global humanitarian system's classification for the most large-scale crises. More >>
More than 140 delegates from across the Pacific are gathering in Auckland this week to discuss the future of humanitarian action in the region, in preparation of the upcoming World Humanitarian Summit. More >>

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