The world is facing a humanitarian crisis that will require a record $22.2 billion in funding for 2017 to support nearly 93 million of the most vulnerable and marginalized people, a UN office said as it launched a relief aid appeal.
Global humanitarian aid hit a record $24.5 billion in 2014 boosted by a nearly $1 billion extra from Gulf countries but the 20 per cent increase in funds failed to meet growing needs in conflict and disaster-hit areas, new figures showed on Thur
Saudi Arabia yesterday (April 18) pledged to cover the entire $274 million in humanitarian aid sought by the UN for conflict-torn Yemen, a report said.
The UN says hundreds of people have died and thousands of families fled their
Boeing has partnered with UAE’s Emirates Airline and US-based non-profit organisation Another Joy Foundation to transport a consignment of critically-needed blankets and sleeping bags on-board the airline’s newly delivered Boeing 777
Syria has agreed to allow the UN and international agencies to expand humanitarian operations in the country, where at least 1 million people need assistance.
The UN is to open four field offices - in Deraa, Deir al-Zor, Homs and Idlib --
Boeing and EgyptAir partnered with the Egyptian American Scientists and Engineers (EASE) to transport a consignment of wheelchairs and clothing to Egypt.
The 2.11-tonne shipment comes as part of Boeing’s Humanitarian Delivery Flights progr
The GAC Group, a leading provider of shipping and marine services, has formed a dedicated team to focus on providing vital logistics support for humanitarian aid efforts around the world.
The GAC Humanitarian Aid Team (GHAT) brings to