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New York, Sept 23(Just Earth News): Efforts to respond to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, currently the world’s largest, are being hampered by insufficient funding and other challenges, the top United Nations relief official warned on Friday . more
In wake of Hurricane Irma, UN launches $55 million plan to assist Cubans in need

New York, Sept 20(Just Earth News): The United Nations system in Cuba on Tuesday launched an action plan requiring $55.8 million to address the urgent needs of over 2 million people severely ...

At UN Assembly, Turkey calls on world to fulfil aid pledges for hosting Syrian refugees

New York, Sept 20(Just Earth News): Stressing that his country has spent over $30 billion to care for more than three million Syrians and 200,000 Iraqis fleeing war in their own homelands, T ...

UN, partners seek $106 million in humanitarian aid for drought-hit Kenya

New York, Sept 8(Just Earth News): The United Nations and its humanitarian partners in Kenya on Thursday appealed for $106 million to scale-up their response to the most urgent needs resulti ...

Guterres says UN ready to support relief efforts in South Asia countries hit by floods, landslides

New York, May 26(Just Earth News): Saddened by the loss of life and the devastation caused by widespread floods and landslides due to torrential monsoon rains in Bangladesh, India and Nepal, ...

UN allocates $21M to meet urgent needs in newly-accessible areas across Sudan

New York, Sept 1(Just Earth News): The United Nations on Friday allocated $21 million to provide life-saving food support, nutrition, water and sanitation, health and other assistance to tho ...

UN aid chief allocates $45 million to tackle neglected emergencies in four countries

New York, Aug 30(Just Earth News): The United Nations aid chief released on Tuesday $45 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to four countries “struggling in crises away ...

UN agencies aid millions affected by flooding, landslides in South Asia

New York, Aug 24(Just Earth News): United Nations humanitarian agencies are working with the Government and partners in Nepal to bring in clean water, food, shelter and medical aid for some ...

UN releases $2.5 million from pooled fund to tackle energy crisis in Gaza

New York, Aug 24(Just Earth News): With Gaza entering its fourth month of a serious energy crisis, the United Nations on Thursday released a further $2.5 million from a pooled humanitarian f ...

Protecting aid workers ‘paramount,’ UN official stresses ahead of International Day

New York, Aug 18(Just Earth News): As conflicts around the world continue to take a massive toll on people’s lives, the top United Nations relief official stressed the importance of ensuri ...