UN’s Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator

World can be “re-inspired” to work for humanitarian causes

The international community needs to be “re-inspired” ahead of a key summit due to be held in Istanbul in May, the head of UN humanitarian affairs has said.

Some 125 million people around the world need some type of assistance, a number which has continued to grow in recent years.

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Syria donor conference to also focus on education, jobs

World leaders are gathering in London for a conference which aims to raise US$9 billion for Syrian civilians as their homeland enters its sixth year of brutal civil war.

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