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$50 mln partnership to protect kids from measles, rubella – AP, UNICEF join hands to save children

26 hours ago From arabtimesonline.com  View Original Article

Al Asimah, KUWAIT - Alwaleed Philanthropies Global, chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and UNICEF announce today a $50 million partnership to help achieve a world where no child dies from measles or is born with severe disabilities caused by ...

Japan plays key role in supporting food and nutrition security in Malawi

26 hours ago From wfp.org  View Original Article

Rome, ITALY - The Government of Japan has made a US$3.7 million contribution to food and nutrition security activities run by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and UNICEF in Malawi. Of this sum, US$2.57 million went to WFP and US$1.13 million to UNICEF ...

Feeding to keep learning: Welsh charity encourages education in Nepal through free school meals

26 hours ago From itv.com  View Original Article

London, U K - Known for its culture, vibrancy and tourism, Nepal is still one of the poorest countries in the world.

The damage caused by the earthquake plunged many families further into poverty as livelihoods, homes and schools were wiped out.

Sharjah Charity International donated AED4 million to ‘For You Somalia’ campaign

26 hours ago From reliefweb.int  View Original Article

New York, NEW YORK - Sharjah Charity International donated AED4 million for the relief campaign targeting vulnerable people in Somalia, under the slogan "For You Somalia", which aims to eliminate suffering caused by the drought crisis affecting large areas of the country ...

Ethiopia: Thousands hit by outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea during worst drought for decades

28 hours ago From msf.org  View Original Article

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - An important outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea is sweeping through Doolo zone, in Ethiopia’s Somali region, exacerbated by one of the worst droughts in 30 years. In response, teams from Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) are working alongside Ethiopian ...

Aid agencies call for life-saving support to Yemen

30 hours ago From nasdaq.com  View Original Article

New York, NEW YORK - Aid agency Oxfam called on donor nations on Monday to step up life-saving assistance to millions of civilians in Yemen facing starvation and disease, rather than providing arms to fuel the deepening conflict.

"Many areas of Yemen are ...

WFP air-lifts life-saving supplies to people struck by drought in Somalia

46 hours ago From wfp.org  View Original Article

Rome, ITALY - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has air-lifted life-saving food supplies to drought-stricken Somalia for the most vulnerable people, particularly children, who are displaced from their homes and have no access to food or cooking facilit ...

UNFPA in conjunction with MOH carrying out Fistula operations in Aweil, South Sudan

46 hours ago From oyetimes.com  View Original Article

Brampton, CANADA - This comes after a mobilization was carried out by the State hospital in mid-March this year. In response, 39 patients out of 150 registered cases have turned up for operations which will take 2-3 weeks.

United Nations Populations Fund ...

US donates over 130,000 books to children’s libraries in Kyrgyzstan

47 hours ago From timesca.com  View Original Article

Bishkek, KYRGYZSTAN - During the World Book Day celebration in Bishkek on April 21, U.S. Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic Sheila Gwaltney announced a donation of over 130,000 books to 80 children’s libraries across the country. The United States will contribute the books ...

WHO, Pfizer seek acceleration of global access to vaccines

Archived, 2 days ago From guardian.ng 

Lagos, NIGERIA - Following the ongoing Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) epidemic in Nigeria and as part of activities to mark the World Immunisation Week (WIW), April 24 to 30, Pfizer pharmaceuticals and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have called for acceleration ...

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