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New York, May 24(Just Earth News): With more than 100,000 people in Yemen believed to be at risk for cholera, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country is appealing to Governments for urgent financial and political support. more
With funding ‘down to a trickle,’ UN agency renews warning over Burundi refugees

New York, May 23(Just Earth News): The United Nations refugee agency has increased its funding appeal by $36 million to support Burundians fleeing their homes in what could become the third- ...

UN emergency food agency sending rations to war-torn Central African Republic

New York, May 19(Just Earth News): The United Nations emergency food agency has started dispatching supplies by air and road to the Central African Republic (CAR), where violence erupted in ...

As four countries face famine, world 'must step up now' says top UN food security forum

New York, May 18(Just Earth News): With famine looming in four countries, the United Nations-backed Committee on World Food Security (CFS) stressed on Wednesday the need to rally support f ...

UN aids Yemenis in embattled Mokha; warns on cholera outbreak

New York, May 16(Just Earth News): The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday confirmed that for only the third time this year, its field teams were able to distribute humanitarian aid in ...

UN releases new funding to support critical aid operations in Central African Republic

New York, May 12(Just Earth News): Against the backdrop of a continuingly complex humanitarian scenario in the Central African Republic (CAR) – marked by multiplication of hotspots, increa ...

South Sudan: UN peacekeepers deployed to enable aid delivery to Upper Nile's Aburoc area

New York, May 7 (Just Earth News): The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has urgently deployed peacekeeping troops to Aburoc in the Upper Nile region to help enable the delivery ...

Six months into battle for Mosul, water and trauma care are key UN and partner priorities

New York, Apr 27(Just Earth News): Safe drinking water is a major concern in Mosul, where a battle has been underway for the past six months to retake the city from the Islamic State of Ira ...

DR Congo: UN seeks $64 million to tackle humanitarian crisis in Kasaï region

New York, Apr 27 (Just Earth News): The United Nations has appealed for $64.5 million to respond to the urgent needs of 731,000 people over the next six months in the Kasaï region, the late ...

UN, humanitarian partners to launch $40M appeal for flood-hit Peru

New York, Apr 7(Just Earth News): The United Nations and humanitarian partners in Peru are expected on Fridayto launch an appeal for $39.2 million to provide urgently needed aid to people af ...