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What can Nigeria’s Ebola experience teach the world?

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Posted by admin 14 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Guardian Country: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, United States of America My country made mistakes during its outbreak and it is crucial that others learn from this when devising emergency plans As the US confirmed the first case of Ebola outside Africa, world leaders and public health specialists are desperately scrambling to control the west African outbreak. One of the few b

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New global food security news platform to fill information gap on food and hunger issues

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Posted by admin 15 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Food and Agriculture Organization Country: World Coverage to fill information gap on food and hunger issues 15 October 2014, Rome - The Thomson Reuters Foundation, the corporate charity of the world's biggest news and information provider, and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today launched a comprehensive global news platform dedicated to food issues. Hosted on trust.org

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UN calls for prosecution of perpetrators of human rights violations in Kinshasa

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Posted by admin 15 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC: UN calls for the prosecution of perpetrators of summary executions and enforced disappearances of civilians in Kinshasa KINSHASA/GENEVA, 15 October 2014: A United Nations report released today details serious v

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New World Disasters Report focuses on culture and risk

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Posted by admin 15 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies Country: World This year, the World Disasters Report takes on a challenging theme that looks at different aspects of how culture affects disaster risk reduction (DRR) and how disasters and risk influence culture. The report asks, for example, what should be done when people blame a flood on an angry goddess (River Kosi, I

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UNMEER chief says 'time is biggest enemy' in Ebola battle

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Posted by admin 15 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: UN Security Council Country: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone SC/11601 7279th Meeting (PM) In the Security Council today, officials of the United Nations and affected countries alike continued to sound the alarm on the devastating effects of the Ebola epidemic, pleading for international action that matched the magnitude of the scourge and expressing gratitude for the international aid th

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Number of new South Sudanese refugees passes 100,000 people

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Posted by admin 15 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Central African Republic, Sudan, South Sudan HIGHLIGHTS UNHCR reports that the number of South Sudanese refugees in Sudan has passed the 100,000 mark, while funding remains low. HAC Blue Nile says first inter-agency needs assessments since 2011 will take place in early November. According to aid agencies, about 240,000 pe

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Learning from Operation Lifeline Sudan and past humanitarian operations in South Sudan

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Posted by admin 16 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Overseas Development Institute, Tufts University Country: Sudan, South Sudan 1 Introduction One of the most bitter tragedies of Sudan is that the dilemmas facing humanitarian organizations today are almost exactly those faced repeatedly over the last ten years. Francois Jean (MSF) 1993 [T]he threat to the children of South Sudan is mounting by the minute ... We are perilously close to

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Ebola may change how aid is spent on healthcare in Africa

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Posted by admin 16 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Reuters - AlertNet Country: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, World Source: Reuters - Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:45 GMT Author: Reuters By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON, Oct 13 (Reuters) - The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has exposed major gaps in development aid, prompting a rethink of the balance between building health systems and tackling specific diseases like AIDS, malaria and tub

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