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Funding shortage leaves Syrian refugees in danger of missing vital support - 3RP report

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Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey The report says humanitarian and development programs face a funding gap of a staggering $3.47 billion and calls on the international community to act faster to deliver on its pledges of support. Funding shortage leaves Syrian refugees in danger of missing vital support AMMAN, Jordan, Ju

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Donors pledge $4.4bn in aid to quake-hit Nepal

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Source: Agence France-Presse Country: Nepal Nepal says it needs around $6.7 billion to recover from the April disaster, and the country's premier vowed "zero tolerance" of corruption and said all aid would go to victims.Kathmandu, Nepal | AFP | Wednesday 6/25/2015 - 15:12 GMT by Paavan MATHEMA Quake-devastated Nepal Thursday hailed international donors, led by India and China, for surpassing ex

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UN Emergency Fund releases $25 million for critical aid operations in Yemen

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Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Yemen The allocation from CERF will also aid agencies deliver lifesaving assistance through increased humanitarian air services and improved port facilities. (New York, 25 June 2015) – United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O’Brien is releasing US$25 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to support lif

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El Niño in Pacific this year likely to surpass 1997-1998 event

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Posted by admin 8 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia (France), Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia (Federated States of), New Caledonia (France), Niue (New Zealand), Northern Mariana Islands (The United States of America), Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, World The unfolding El Niño event is p

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Households face catastrophe as food aid delivery remains blocked and prices spike

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Source: Famine Early Warning System Network Country: South Sudan Intensified conflict in southern Unity State and parts of Upper Nile State has displaced tens of thousands of people and cut off humanitarian access to areas already classified as Emergency. Some households face Catastrophe as food aid delivery remains blocked and prices spike Intensified conflict in southern Unity State and parts

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UNHCR calls for international push to end Afghanistan refugee situation

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Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Afghanistan, Pakistan Reinvigorated and continued engagement is critical to support nation building and reconciliation processes at a time of dwindling resources and expanding humanitarian needs worldwide, says UNHCR.ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, June 25 (UNHCR) – The head of the UN refugee agency has called on the international community to redouble its

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FAO in 2015 Humanitarian Appeals: Enhancing food security and resilient livelihoods

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Posted by admin 9 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Food and Agriculture Organization Country: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Gambia, Guinea, Iraq, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, occupied Palestinian territory, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Ukraine, World, Yeme

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Food insecurity on the rise as Ebola abates in key countries

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Source: World Food Programme Country: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone The fight against Ebola is far from over as the disease continues to affect household livelihoods and food security through its adverse impacts on the economy. Application of Shock Impact Simulation Model (SISMod) to measure Ebola’s economic impacts on hunger Executive Summary From health crisis to economic and food crisis Sin

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