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Rohingya Muslim children face starvation amid Burma


Food insecurity increased following ‘security incidents and ensuing violence in late 2016’ WFP said.

By Ludovica Iaccino  July 17, 2017 13:39 BST

Video : Hundreds protest Aung San Suu Kyi panel on Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar… 428 more words


Rohingya Crisis: UN Warns Thousands of Children Wasting from Hunger in Myanmar

TEHRAN (FNA)- The World Food Programme warned that more than 80,000 children under the age of five living in majority-Muslim areas of Western Myanmar are wasting and will need treatment for acute malnutrition over the next year. 548 more words
War & Conflict

Crisis and Causes Part 1 - South Sudan

South Sudan, the world’s youngest country, marked its sixth birthday on the 9th of July this year; but not with celebrations. The country was only recently taken off the famine list, and is now said to be experiencing just a “severe food crisis”. 752 more words


United Nations Sends Aid to 10,000 Syrian Refugees Using Ethereum Blockchain

One of the largest-ever implementations of the Ethereum blockchain for a charitable cause has just concluded a successful trial.

Completed on 31st May, the project run by the… 85 more words


Ethiopia says only 1.7m people at risk of food aid shortage, not 7.8m

By Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban

Ethiopia says the United Nations estimate of number of people who will be affected by an imminent shortage of emergency food aid has been overstated. 319 more words
Human Rights Violations

በኢትዮጵያ በሰኔ ወር መጨረሻ 7.8 ሚሊዮን ህዝብ ለከፋ ረሃብ ይጋለጣል

ኢትዮጵያ በድርቅ ለተጎዱ 7.8 ሚሊዮን ሰዎች የምታደረገው የምግብ እርዳታ በተያዘው ወር መጨረሻ ሊያልቅባት ይችላል ሲል የተባበሩት መንግስታት ድርጅት አስጠነቀቀ::
በዓለማችን ላይ እየተፈጠሩ ባሉ የተለያዩ ችግሮች ምክንያት ለጋሽ ሃገራትና ድርጅቶች እየተዳከሙና እየተሰላቹ መምጣታቸውን የገለጸው የመንግስታቱ ድርጅት፣ የረሃብ ቀጠናው፣ማለትም ደቡብ ሱዳን፣ ኢትዮጵያ፣ ሶማሊያ፣ የመን፣ እንዲሁም የሰሜን ምስራቃዊ የናይጄሪያ ክፍል ከፍተኛ ረሃብ ሊፈጠር እንደሚችል ገለጿል::
ያለፉትን ሁለት አመታት 381 ሚሊዮን የአሜሪካን ዶላር መድቢያለው ስጋት የለብኝም ያለው የወያኔ መንግስት የቋጠረው ገንዘብ እንዳለቀበትና እጆቹን ወደ ለጋሽ ሃገራትና ድርጅቶች ለመዘርጋት እንደተገደደም የመንግስታቱ ድርጅት አሳውቋል::
የአለም ምግብ ፕሮግራም እና ህጻናት አድን ድርጅት (ሴቭ ዘ ቺልድረን)አመራሮቸ በሰኔ ወር መጨረሻ በመጋዘን ያለው ምግብ ሲያልቅ ምን እንደምናደርግ አናውቅም፣ መላው ጠፍቶናል ብለዋል::


Joint UNICEF and WFP OpED on humanitarian situation in Ethiopia

UNICEF Deputy Executive Director, Omar Abdi & World Food Programme Deputy Executive Director, Ramiro Armando De Oliveira Lopes Da Silva

Wednesday 17 May 2017, Nairobi… 782 more words