Up to 17.8 million people internally displaced because of conflict, disasters in Africa

Although forced displacement is a global phenomenon, it is more pronounced in Africa. Africa hosts o..

IFRC puts climate change at centre of new 10-year strategy

Geneva, 5 December 2019 – Climate related shocks and hazards are amongst the major humanitarian emer..

Secretary-General calls on donors to boost emergency response fund pledges as number of conflicts,...

SG/SM/19902 Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres remarks at the high‑level pledging ..

Global effort to strengthen early warning systems expands

Least Developed Countries and Small Island Developing States benefit from better weather and climate..

New Zealand to help fund fight against measles in the Pacific region

Foreign Minister Winston Peters has announced New Zealand will contribute NZ$1 million of funding to..

New Report: Israel Aims to Change Jerusalem Identity by Shutting Down Institutions and Confiscating...

Geneva – The Israeli authorities have continued their human rights violations in Jerusalem in Novemb..

Tunisian Authorities must meet protesters demands and respect their right to peaceful demonstration

Geneva –Tunisian authorities must respect the right to peaceful demonstration, meet the protesters d..

Libyas Humanitarian Coordinator underlines the need to restore essential services for people affected by...

by Intisar Alqsar Moftah, a 10-year-old boy from Tawergha, a town south-east of the Libyan capital ..

How the Gunfights in North Mexico That Left 23 Dead Unfolded

VILLA UNION, Mexico—When dozens of pickup trucks crowded with armed men and mounted machine guns roa..

Albania: 9,000 children in need following devastating earthquake

Children and families displaced by Tuesday’s earthquake shelter in Durres. As strong quakes and aft..