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UN / JOLIE ON SYRIA

Actor Angelina Jolie, a UN Refugee Agency Special Envoy, said the United Nations is failing to end the conflict in Syria. UNIFEED-UNTV

24 Apr 2015 | Read More »

DJIBOUTI / AID YEMENI REFUGEES

The World Food Programme (WFP) continues to distribute aid in Djibouti to newly arrived Yemeni refugees escaping the deteriorating security situation in Yemen. Yemen is the poorest country in the Arab world and the worsening conflict threatens its already fragile food security. WFP

20 Apr 2015 | Read More »

UN / DPRK SILENT EMERGENCY

The UN's top official in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)  said today UN agencies need $111 million to support humanitarian needs in what he called a "silent emergency" in that country. UNIFEED-UNTV

9 Apr 2015 | Read More »

MALAWI / FLOOD

Government schools in southern Malawi are still reeling from the devastating effects of the flash floods that hit the country earlier this year. Some 230,000 people were displaced and countless schools were either washed away, or severely damaged. WFP

24 Mar 2015 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / HUNGER

In South Sudan nearly three million people are unsure of where their next meal is coming from, and the situation will get worse with the start of the lean season in May. WFP

24 Mar 2015 | Read More »

VANUATU / FOOD ARRIVES

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is supporting the Government of Vanuatu's food distributions in priority areas to feed survivors of Tropical Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu. WFP

23 Mar 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / SOUTH SUDAN CHILDREN

UNICEF Representative in South Sudan, told journalists in Geneva today that" major issues are affecting the entire wellbeing of South Sudan's children, with soaring malnutrition, deteriorating access to water and sanitation, education and health."

20 Mar 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / EBOLA PRESSER

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) are combining their forces to help get the current Ebola outbreak down to zero cases in West Africa. The platform also establishes an alert and response infrastructure for future crises. WHO

11 Mar 2015 | Read More »

UKRAINE / DISPLACED FOOD ASSISTANCE

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is scaling up its emergency operation in eastern Ukraine to feed close to 190,000 vulnerable people displaced by the conflict and civilians trapped near the frontlines. WFP

19 Feb 2015 | Read More »

WFP / NIGERIAN REFUGEES

Violence by armed groups in Northern Nigeria is causing large numbers of people to flee into neighboring countries, straining already stretched communities and services in poor areas of Cameroon, Chad and Niger. WFP

9 Feb 2015 | Read More »

 

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