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United States funding helps WFP provide vital nutrition support in Mozambique

Archived, 9 days ago From reliefweb.int 

New York, NEW YORK - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes an additional US$2.7 million contribution from the United States to support pregnant and nursing women, and people living with HIV (PLHIV) or TB on anti-retroviral treatment. The funding will be ...

UAE continues to send urgent relief to Yemen

Archived, 9 days ago From yemenonline.info 

Sanaa, YEMEN - The Emirates Red Crescent continues to send relief aid to Shabwah Governorate in Yemen and the humanitarian aid convoy including food items have been sent on Monday to the Belhaf area.The beneficiaries have thanked the UAE for providing necessary ass ...

The H&M Foundation provides further support to Save the Children – totaling $600000 – for their work in Ethiopia

Archived, 9 days ago From eprretailnews.com 

Chelmsford, U K - The 2015 drought in Ethiopia, caused by the strongest El Niño phenomenon on record, affected crop production and access to clean water. This resulted in high levels of malnutrition, increased spread of disease and livestock deaths, amongst other thin ...

Central Jersey students help create libraries in Africa

Archived, 9 days ago From nj.com 

Jersey City, NEW JERSEY - A group of seventh grade students at Readington Middle School are helping create two libraries at separate schools in Ghana, Africa, by collecting over 2,800 books and collecting $800 in donations, which will be used to ship the books.


Glasgow homeless charity given £430,000 funding boost

Archived, 9 days ago From scotsman.com 

Edinburgh, U K - A bid to eradicate rough sleeping on the streets of Glasgow has been handed a massive boost which will help it reach out to 70 of the city’s most vulnerable homeless.

The City Ambition Network (CAN) – a partnership involving key, city ...

Unprecedented progress against neglected tropical diseases, WHO reports

Archived, 9 days ago From who.int 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - WHO reports remarkable achievements in tackling neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) since 2007. An estimated 1 billion people received treatment in 2015 alone.

“WHO has observed record-breaking progress towards bringing ancient scourge ...

Zika, dengue and chikungunya toolkit: Adaptation for Latin America and the Caribbean

Archived, 9 days ago From reliefweb.int 

New York, NEW YORK - The Americas Regional Office of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), through its Zika Response Team, has adapted an interactive toolkit and teaching guides for Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya Prevention to the reg ...

IOM appeals for USD 4.3 million to support Peru flood victims

Archived, 10 days ago From iom.int 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - As part of the UN Flash Appeal launched last week, IOM as Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM) sector lead, is appealing for USD 4.3 million to provide humanitarian aid to the population affected by the floods on the north coast of Peru.

NZ famine relief fund buys therapeutic food for starving South Sudanese kids

Archived, 10 days ago From stuff.co.nz 

Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - The government has pledged $250,000 to buy Plumpy Nut — an aptly-named, special food that will save children from starvation.

Last month, Foreign Minister Murray McCully said New Zealand would provide $3 million to support emergency fa ...

Afghanistan- 'Nearly 7m children to drop anti-polio vaccine'

Archived, 10 days ago From menafn.com 

Amman, JORDAN - The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in joint venture with WHO and UNICEF, on Monday launched a Sub-National Immunization Days (SNID) campaign to vaccinate over 6.8 million children under the age of 5 against polio in high-risk districts in 27 provi ...

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