“A combination of violence, insecurity, deep poverty and record-high food prices is exacerbating malnutrition and driving millions to the fringes of survival,” according to the UN.
El Salvador has enacted a state of emergency to fight a new spike in homicides while thousands of Haitians demonstrate against a lack of governmental support to protect their population from gangs.
Türkiye's state-run Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency coordinated the shipment to Afghanistan, carrying aid from 16 humanitarian organisations.
Train carrying 700 tonnes of food, clothing, and health and emergency goods will be sent to the conflict-torn Asian country through Turkiye's disaster agency, President Erdogan announces.
UN humanitarian agency OCHA has estimated that 274 million people worldwide would need some form of emergency assistance next year, up 17 percent on an already record-breaking 2021.
The funds worth $600 million will be directed towards helping around 11 million people in Afghanistan, the global humanitarian agency says.
Hundreds of shaken survivors of the March 24 Daesh attack in Palma have streamed into the neighbouring town of Mueda and provincial capital Pemba, where they arrived via boat, foot and plane.
After six years of painstaking investigation, the ICC is finally moving to probe Israeli violations of human rights and international law, which could lead to the prosecution of both Israelis and Palestinians.
UN humanitarian agency says the risk of large-scale famine in the Arab world’s poorest country “has never been more acute."
Over 14,000 homes were destroyed as a result of the torrential rains that have affected 17 of the 18 states across Sudan.
The coronavirus disease has infected at least 2.3 million people and killed more than 150,000 globally. Here are the updates for April 18:
Armed men carried out the bloodshed on Friday in the village of Ntumbo in the Northwest region, James Nunan, a local official of humanitarian coordination agency OCHA said.
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