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13.03.00 – SPECIAL HUMANITARIAN OPERATIONS

SOUTH SUDAN / UNDP DISPLACED

United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in South Sudan today launched its pilot projects at UN-House Protection of Civilians (PoC 1) within the Integrated Crisis Prevention and Recovery Program "Strengthening national capacities for Early Recovery, Peace Building and Reconciliation". The Program aims at creating enabling conditions for the return and re-integration of internally displaced persons. UNMISS

20 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / SAHEL

Robert Piper, the UN Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Sahel, said food insecurity continues to be a "major issue" for the region, with an estimated 25 million people being food insecure. UNIFEED-UNTV

16 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IRAQ / KOBANE REFUGEES

Within the last few days some 6000 refugees from Kobane inSyriahave arrived in Galiwan refugee camp in northernIraq. Officials estimate at least 50 000 more are on their way. UNICEF

15 Oct 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / BANGURA

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Zainab Bangura travelled to Bentiu, South Sudan where she met government officials and displaced women living in shelters at the United Nations compound. UNMISS

10 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / IRAQ

The Deputy UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq warned about the deteriorating situation in that country, adding that currently there are some 1.8 million people internally displaced, mostly in Kurdistan and Anbar Province. UNIFEED-UNTV

7 Oct 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / LOEJ PRESSER

At her first press conference in capacity of chief of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) Ellen Margrethe Loej stressed today in Juba the vital need for South Sudan's political leaders "to make the necessary compromise for peace". UNMISS

7 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / GING MYANMAR

Upon his return from Myanmar, OCHA Director of Operations John Ging called for an "equitable and just solution" to the citizenship crisis in Rakhine State, where over 800,000 persons are estimated to be without citizenship. UNIFEED-UNTV

3 Oct 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / EMERGENCY AID

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and UNICEF are wrapping up their 25th joint emergency mission to deliver lifesaving supplies and services in the most remote and conflict-hit regions of South Sudan. WFP

30 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / DEBATE 1

The Presidents of Mali, South Sudan and the Central African Republic briefed the General Assembly on the political instability and the dire humanitarian situation  facing their countries and appealed for help. UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / SOUTH SUDAN

The UN Chief warned about the “dire” humanitarian situation in South Sudan and said that “there is no military solution to the conflict.” Ban urged both leaders to find a “inclusive and mutually agreed power sharing arrangement” to “ improve the welfare of the majority.” UNIFEED-UNTV  

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

 

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