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New York, Mar 16 (Just Earth News): The United Nations and its humanitarian partners on Thursday appealed for $166 million to aid Kenyan pastoralists and farmers whose livestock and crops are suffering amid what the Government declared a “national drought disaster.” more
Following visit to Haiti, UN expert urges more aid for Hurricane Matthew victims

New York, Mar 13 (Just Earth News): An independent United Nations expert on human rights is calling for redoubling of efforts to help Haitians affected by Hurricane Matthew.

Japan donates USD 6.7 million to aid displaced Iraqis: IOM

Iraq, Mar 12 (Just Earth News): In the midst of ongoing operations in Mosul, the Government of Japan has declared to provide USD 6.7 million to IOM to support its humanitarian response to di ...

UN aid chief urges global action as starvation, famine loom for 20 million across four countries

New York, Mar 11 (Just Earth News): Just back from Kenya, Yemen, South Sudan and Somalia – countries that are facing or are at risk of famine – the top United Nations humanitar ...

USD 25 million sought to aid conflict-affected people in Ukraine in 2017

Ukraine, Mar 10 (Just Earth News): Three years into the conflict-related crisis in Eastern Ukraine there are acute humanitarian needs, including access to shelter, work, essential services, ...

UN migration agency seeks $25 million to aid families in Eastern Ukraine

New York, Mar 8 (Just Earth News): To meet the emergency needs of 180,000 people in Eastern Ukraine, the United Nations migration agency on Tuesday announced plans to provide aid ranging fro ...

IOM launches USD 24.6 million drought appeal for Somalia

Somalia, Mar 5 (Just Earth News): In order to meet the emergency needs of over a million Somalis affected by drought, IOM in Somalia is scaling up lifesaving interventions throughout the cou ...

UN aid chief calls for access, funds to prevent spread of South Sudan's famine

New York, Mar 5 (Just Earth News): Hundreds of thousands of people in South Sudan will starve unless relief workers gain access to needy populations and more funding is raised, the United Na ...

UN migration agency launches $24.6 million appeal for drought-hit Somalia

New York, Mar 4 (Just Earth News): To meet the emergency needs of over a million Somalis affected by drought, the United Nations migration agency is appealing to international donors for $24 ...

Nigeria seeks $1 billion to provide life-saving aid to millions in country's northeast – UN

New York, Feb 22 (Just Earth News): As relief organizations increase response to the humanitarian emergency in the north-east of Nigeria, timely donor support amounting to a little over $1 b ...