Top Stories Search by Date: 2011, 2014

Results 1 - 5 of 28

Results

Somalia: Better days ahead for the homeless of Hargeysa

... Hundreds of families displaced by the devastating 2011 famine are moving into new homes in Hargeysa, Somaliland. The 2011 drought and famine affected approximately 4 million people across Somalia. ...

Story (Top Stories) - civilif@un.org - 27/01/2014 - 6:27pm - 0 attachments

World Humanitarian Summit: Celebrating humanitarian innovation

... transfer scheme originated in the Philippines where a 2011 typhoon cut the food supply for some communities. “We had to find ...

Story (Top Stories) - guerda@un.org - 27/06/2014 - 5:48pm - 0 attachments

International Women’s Day: “We have great opportunities to carry the voice of vulnerable people”

... time for a change. Not one for easy assignments, in July 2011 she took a job with OCHA’s office in Afghanistan . Sarah is a ... more than most. Challenge and loss In March 2011, during a mission to Moroto in remote northern Uganda, she contracted a ...

Story (Top Stories) - civilif@un.org - 07/03/2014 - 3:26pm - 0 attachments

Yemen: How aid is changing lives for the better

... from Oxfam to help recover from the humanitarian crisis in 2011. She received a gift of three sheep from the NGO Oxfam. Now she can ... crises in the world.  Political upheaval in 2011 led to large-scale displacement, localised civil conflict, and political ...

Story (Top Stories) - civilif@un.org - 27/10/2014 - 11:02am - 0 attachments

South Sudan: People want peace and reconciliation, says UN Humanitarian Chief

... security since South Sudan’s independence in July 2011. The agricultural and fishing industries, which generate jobs for 78 per ...

Story (Top Stories) - cochranem@un.org - 29/01/2014 - 4:37pm - 0 attachments