Egypt’s FM Shoukry meets Under-Secretary-General of UN for Humanitarian Affairs

Fri, 26 May 2023 - 04:44 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Martin Griffiths on Thursday asserted the common desire to enhance bilateral cooperation with a view to accelerating the process of providing humanitarian assistance and ensuring its delivery to crisis-hit areas in the region.

Turkish invasion displaces 130K, escalates humanitarian situation in Syria

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Hospitals in the most impacted areas have been forced to close and those that remain open are becoming overwhelmed.

More than 7,000 Syrians quit camp near Jordan border

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - 11:53 GMT

More than 7,000 people have left a desperate desert camp for displaced Syrians near the Jordanian border since March, a United Nations spokesperson said Friday.

At least 84 die fleeing ISIS in Deir al-Zor: UN

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 12:18 GMT

Around 84 people, including young children, have died since December on their way to al-Hol camp in northeastern Syria.

Yemeni activist criticizes U.N., speaks up against Houthis

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 - 12:43 GMT

She was detained and tortured by the militia.

OCHA: 182,618 people remain displaced in southern Syria

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 - 01:28 GMT

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that following five weeks of sustained hostilities in Southern Syria.

UN says USD 1.7 bn raised to help people in Syria

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 01:52 GMT

Sum of 1.7 billion dollars was raised to help meet the needs of people all over Syria

Rohingyas not recognized as citizens since 1982: OCHA

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 04:13 GMT

OCHA published facts to help the world understand the plight of Rohingya refugees and the need for global solidarity to support the refugees.

Appeal for funding to stabilize Gaza’s humanitarian conditions

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 - 12:55 GMT

Humanitarian agencies in the (oPt) are calling to provide $25 million in new humanitarian funding to stabilize the spiraling humanitarian situation in the Gaza

It is time to establish independent Palestinian state: UN SG

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 - 10:45 GMT

SG offered to support a genuine peace process to achieve a negotiated two-state as the only way to meet Israeli security needs & Palestinians right of statehood.

WFP says 3 contract workers killed in South Sudan

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 - 07:22 GMT

The World Food Programme (WFP) on Friday condemned the deaths of three contract workers