World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity

World News

More refugees to arrive in Ireland as scheme ‘operational’

8 hours ago From irishtimes.com  View Original Article

Dublin, U K - Ireland will see “a significant increase” in the coming weeks and months in the numbers of migrants and refugees arriving now that the Government’s relocation programme is “fully operational”, according to the Department of Justice.

Re ...

US reaches halfway mark in goal of accepting 10,000 refugees

9 hours ago From newsok.com  View Original Article

Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA - The United States has accepted 5,211 Syrian refugees as of June 12, reaching the halfway mark of President Barack Obama’s goal to accept 10,000 by Sept. 30.

According to data released by the U.S. Department of State Tuesday, the U.S. a ...

Red Cross launches emergency appeal to fight multiple deadly disease outbreaks

10 hours ago From ifrc.org  View Original Article

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - In light of several epidemics in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has launched an emergency appeal, calling for 2.2 million Swiss francs to support activities in respons ...

Canada boosts aid to fight big three infectious diseases

10 hours ago From theglobeandmail.com  View Original Article

Toronto, CANADA - Canada hopes its plan to “proactively increase” its contributions to fighting the world’s three most deadly infectious diseases – tuberculosis, AIDS and malaria – will inspire others to do the same, the federal Health Minister says.

“W ...

Nigeria hails major step towards polio-free Africa

10 hours ago From medicalxpress.com  View Original Article

Scottsdale, ARIZONA - Nigeria on Sunday celebrated two years without a new case of polio, in a major stride towards Africa being declared free of the devastating disease.

If no new case is reported by July 2017, Nigeria will be certified free of the virus, ...

Hundreds suffer at Hungary-Serbia border

12 hours ago From unhcr.org  View Original Article

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - Sayed Parwez Ahmadi looks concerned as he puts another twig on the fire burning in front of their family tent in the makeshift camp near Röszke on the Hungary-Serbia border. His wife, brother and two cousins pull closer to the flames, as the afternoo ...

Qatar Charity brings relief to needy families in Myanmar

12 hours ago From gulf-times.com  View Original Article

Doha, Qatar - Qatar Charity has provided a new batch of food aid to people displaced in camps in Myanmar as part of its ongoing aid relief efforts since the end of 2013.

The organisation said in a press statement yesterday that 5,568 people have ben ...

More efforts needed to fight malnutrition

13 hours ago From allafrica.com  View Original Article

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - A health awareness campaign by the Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) with support of the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) concluded last week in Rwamagana District.

The campaign aimed at improving service delivery and pro ...

Qatar Red Crescent Society relieves victims of Syrian refugee camp fire in Lebanon

13 hours ago From thepeninsulaqatar.com  View Original Article

Doha, Qatar - As reports had been received about a fire at a Syrian refugee camp in Western Beqaa District, the Beqaa Governorate, the Republic of Lebanon, a team of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) immediately moved to the scene of the accident to help the affec ...

UNICEF, Gombe enrol 2,935 IDPs children in schools

Archived, 2 days ago From theeagleonline.com.ng 

Lagos, NIGERIA - The United Nations Children’s Fund in collaboration with the Gombe State Ministry of Education have enrolled 2,935 children of Internally Displaced Persons in Gombe State in schools.

Hannatu Atiku, the representative of the Ministry of ...

More World News:   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10    Next >>

<< Return To All News

Action Center

Climate change brings about harmful effects on species

Action: Climate Change

Species have sharply fell under the negative impacts of climate change either directly or indirectly, director general for na ...

Illegal ivory trade in Vietnam threatens Africa’s elephants

Action: Wildlife Conservation

Wildlife organization Save The Elephants on Tuesday decried thriving illegal ivory trade in Vietnam which it said is a threat ...

Cattle grazing is now causing massive deforestation hotspots in the Peruvian Amazon

Action: Stop Deforestation

Deforestation in the Amazon has been a growing problem over the past five decades, with ranchers leading the way in clearing ...

Help curb carbon pollution from transportation!

Action: Stop Pollution

Nearly a third of all climate-wrecking carbon pollution in the U.S. comes from transportation, mostly from our cars — and may ...

Whale and winghead sharks move step closer to extinction

Action: Save Our Oceans

Whale sharks and winghead sharks have moved one step closer to extinction, after the International Union for the Conservation ...

View All Actions >>







Follow Us


Find A Charity

Action Center




Twitter Support



Add A Site




Privacy Policy






Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.