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Thousands fleeing western Mosul with acute medical needs

Archived, 2 days ago From doctorswithoutborders.org 

New York, NEW YORK - Tens of thousands of people are fleeing western Mosul, Iraq, amid a military offensive to recapture the area, with many wounded in the crossfire or suffering from other emergency medical needs, the international medical humanitarian organization Doct ...

We must 'unite to end TB'- IOM

Archived, 2 days ago From iom.int 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - On World TB Day 2017, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) joins the Stop TB Partnership, the World Health Organization (WHO) and other key partners in redoubling efforts to increase public awareness of tuberculosis and its impact on v ...

Ethiopia: WFP reinforcing food reserve efforts

Archived, 3 days ago From allafrica.com 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - The World Food Programme (WFP) commended Strategic Emergency Food Reserve Agency's preparedness which is aimed at combating food insecurity and cereal grain price instability as it granted vehicles and grain quality control equipment worth 13.6 milli ...

UNICEF to partner state government agencies to make potable water available

Archived, 3 days ago From businessdayonline.com 

Lagos, NIGERIA - United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has promised to continue on its intervention in the provision of potable water within the urban and rural communities for domestic uses in all the ten states in Enugu field office.

Speaking at a ...

UNHCR begins expanding health centre in Malawi refugee camp; however, more support is needed

Archived, 3 days ago From reliefweb.int 

New York, NEW YORK - One day after giving birth to her second child, 23 year old Emanciana Kisissi has a lot to say about the conditions in the health center at Dzaleka refugee camp in Malawi.

She is laying on a ripped plastic mattress, placed on a peeling ...

UNFPA leading the provision of reproductive health services inside West Mosul

Archived, 3 days ago From iraq.unfpa.org 

Amman, JORDAN - One month into the Military operations to retake the West side of Mosul city, the humanitarian needs of thousands of the families still residing inside the different neighbourhoods and districts remain a major concern. To meet the lifesaving needs of ...

Nasarawa Govt. partners UNICEF to tackle malnutrition

Archived, 3 days ago From aitonline.tv 

Abuja, NIGERIA - Nasarawa State Nutritional Officer, Amina Mohammed, stated this at a three-day training of community volunteers on infant and young child feeding held at Keffi Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.

She also stressed the importance ...

Charity: Half a billion people have no clean drinking water

Archived, 3 days ago From dw.com 

Bonn, GERMANY - Hundreds of millions of people across the world are being forced to live without access to clean water for drinking, according to a new report by the international charity WaterAid released to mark World Water Day on Wednesday.

"Today ...

50 homeless people taken off Telford streets by charity

Archived, 3 days ago From shropshirestar.com 

Bridgnorth, U K - Telford-based Stay provides more than 85 places of accommodation to vulnerable young women, single homeless people and young families in Telford & Wrekin who were faced with homelessness and had nowhere else to turn.

The charity also w ...

Red Cross urges immediate action to prevent starvation in Somalia, Yemen

Archived, 3 days ago From laht.com 

Caracas, VENEZUELA - The international community must act immediately if it is to prevent mass starvation in Somalia and Yemen, the International Committee of the Red Cross warned on Wednesday.

According to the United Nations, areas of Yemen, Somalia, Nige ...

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