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World Health Organization declares Ebola outbreak in Congo

14 hours ago From normangeestar.net  View Original Article

San Antonio, TEXAS - “This outbreak resulted in a total of 38 laboratory-confirmed cases and 28 probable cases, including 49 deaths in the Boende, Equateur province”, Kalenga said.

Though WHO has developed an experimental vaccine, the virus remains fatal i ...

UNHCR and partners increasing shelter options for West Mosul displaced

16 hours ago From reliefweb.int  View Original Article

New York, NEW YORK - UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, along with shelter and camp management partners, are working flat out to receive Mosul displaced in camps and provide emergency shelter and assistance in and around Mosul to people unable to move from the city, fleeing f ...

WHO sends massive aid delivery to cholera-hit Yemen

16 hours ago From aa.com.tr  View Original Article

Ankara, TURKEY - The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the delivery of the largest shipment of medical supplies to Yemen since conflict in the country intensified in March 2015.

In a statement released late Thursday, the WHO announced that ...

United Nations support flood relief efforts

17 hours ago From lankabusinessonline.com  View Original Article

Colombo, SRI LANKA - A formal request for support by the Government of Sri Lanka was received by the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office on 26 May 2017 following the onset of the monsoon and its impact in the Southern and Western regions of the country.

An es ...

WFP welcomes Japan's support for refugees in Rwanda

17 hours ago From allafrica.com  View Original Article

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - "As the food and nutrition requirements of refugees in Rwanda remain critically important, the Japanese contribution will allow WFP to continue to ensure the general food distribution to 55,000 Burundian refugees in Rwanda," said Mr Jean-Pierre de Ma ...

Red Cross respond as monsoon floods and landslides wreak havoc in Sri Lanka

20 hours ago From trust.org  View Original Article

London, U K - In the past 72 hours, parts of Sri Lanka have been reeling from the impact of severe weather caused by the intensifying southwest monsoon. Persistent and heavy rains have triggered widespread flooding and landslides in some areas, leading to the disp ...

Turkish Red Crescent aims to reach 12 million people during Ramadan

21 hours ago From dailysabah.com  View Original Article

Istanbul, TURKEY - Kerem Kınık, head of the Turkish Red Crescent, said yesterday that their efforts to reach the needy will continue during the holy month of Ramadan and that they aimed to distribute aid to 12 million people within Turkey and across the world ...

NGO helps understand plight of Syrian children

21 hours ago From gulftoday.ae  View Original Article

Sharjah, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Save the Children, an international NGO, yesterday launched the “It’s Not the Same For Them” campaign to remind people of the harsh realities that confront Syrian children.

The campaign will run throughout Ramadan, across the Middle E ...

Mobile dental bus fills a gap at Trinity Centre

22 hours ago From hampshirechronicle.co.uk  View Original Article

Winchester, U K - Homeless and vulnerable people in Winchester had access to free dental care thanks to a bus that visited the city.

The mobile unit, operated by charity Dentaid, visited Trinity House offering treatment for people who use the drop-in ce ...

WFP launches project against malnutrition

Archived, 2 days ago From newsghana.com.gh 

Accra, GHANA - The World Food Programme (WFP) has launched a five-year integrated agriculture and nutrition project to assist & prevent malnutrition among children and pregnant women in Ghana.

The project, known as “Enhanced Nutrition and Value Chain ...

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