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Children suffer as famine looms across Somalia, South Sudan, north-east Nigeria and Yemen
Justin Forsyth, UNICEF Deputy Executive Director 2017/07/22
1.45 billion people from 103 countries are multi-dimensionally poor
UN News, Together 2030, OPHI, NGO Group, agencies 2017/07/19
65.6 million people were uprooted from their homes by conflict and persecution at the end of 2016
UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) 2017/06/19
Climate action is a necessity. UN chief urges world to rally behind Paris Climate Accord
UN Secretary-General António Guterres 2017/05/31
Violence affects over 1 billion children every year worldwide
UNICEF, World Vision, SRSG, WHO, agencies 2017/04/28
The prohibition and elimination of nuclear weapons is a humanitarian imperative
Peter Maurer, President of the ICRC 2017/03/30
Urgent funding needed to avert Famine in four countries threatening over 20 million people
WFP, UN News, Unicef, OCHA, agencies 2017/03/17
Food insecurity strains deepen amid civil conflict and drought
UN Food and Agriculture Organization 2017/03/7
Humanitarian Action for Children 2017 - A Global Appeal for Children in Crisis
United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) 2017/02/1
2016 Hottest year on Record
World Meteorological Organization, NASA, agencies 2016/12/28
Global Humanitarian Overview 2017
UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs 2016/12/5
Resources for initiatives to prevent and end violence against women and girls are severely lacking
UN Women, agencies 2016/11/19
Climate change is a major and growing threat to global food security
WFP, FAO, IFPRI, IFAD, agencies 2016/10/17
Investing in early childhood development is essential to helping more children thrive
The Lancet, Unicef, WHO, agencies 2016/10/10
World Social Science Report: Challenging Inequalities – Pathways to a more Just World
UNESCO, IDS, International Social Science Council 2016/09/23

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