New analysis reveals how conflict affects girls and boys differently

Children in conflict at highest risk of violence since records began New analysis also reveals how ..

Securing sustainable food systems hinges on gender equality

FAO, IFAD and WFP mark International Womens Day 6 March 2020, Rome – The three United Nations’ Rome-..

Brutal cold intensifies desperation for rising numbers of displaced in north-west Syria

Geneva – Sub-zero temperatures and increased snowfall are further exacerbating the humanitarian cris..

IOM Steps Up Humanitarian Response on Turkeys Land and Sea Borders

Edirne- As the situation on the Turkey/EU border enters its second week IOM, with its partners, cont..

Shipwreck off coast of Libya pushes migrant deaths on the Mediterranean past 20,000 mark

Berlin – A tragic shipwreck off the coast of Libya last month and more than a dozen other recent fat..

New caravans of Central Americans fleeing violence

Despite being deported at the Mexican border earlier this year, many Central Americans are embarking..

Humanitarian actors call for $158 million to respond to the humanitarian crisis in eastern...

(Kyiv, 29 January 2020): The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Ukraine, Ms. Os..

WFP Chief appeals for increased flexible funding to save and change more lives

Rome – In 2019, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) received US$419 million in flexible fu..

Disasters displace more people than conflict and violence

Disasters displace more people than conflict and violence As climate change intensifies, extreme we..

UNHCR to suspend operations at GDF in Tripoli amid safety concerns

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, announced today, Thursday, 30 January, that it is suspending its opera..