humanitarian appeal

UN launches major humanitarian appeal to keep COVID-19 from ‘circling back around the globe’

To confront the unprecedented worldwide challenge posed by the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, top UN officials on Wednesday, launched a massive humanitarian appeal to mitigate its impact, particularly on fragile countries with weak health systems.

Mali: $263 million sought to assist most vulnerable with humanitarian support, says UN relief official

Aid agencies in Mali have launched the 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP ), asking for $263 million to provide humanitarian assistance to the most vulnerable people, a senior United Nations aid official in the country said

UN, partners seek record $13 billion to bring life-saving aid to millions in 2014

The United Nations and its partners will need nearly $13 billion in funding to reach millions of people with life-saving aid in 2014, with half of that sought for those affected by the deepening crisis in Syria.

UN seeks $8.5 billion to help millions in crisis-stricken countries around the world in 2013

To deliver urgent humanitarian aid to 51 million people around the world in 2013, the United Nations and its partners today asked for $8.5 billion to fund emergency response programmes for the year.