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Cash in the City: Addressing food security needs in urban crises Organisation: ALNAP Location: Date: 08 December 2016 Time: 2 to 3:30pm (GMT) The humanitarian world has made a significant...
The UN and partners launched today the Global Humanitarian Overview 2017, a consolidated appeal to support people affected by disaster and conflict around the world. A record US$22.2 billion is...
How can humanitarian actors obtain accurate information in crises where access to affected populations is limited? In contexts where humanitarian organisations and communities are exposed to high levels of insecurity,...
The Global Support Team would like to thank the global partners for their participation in the Global Partners Meeting on 29/30 November 2016! We would very much appreciate your feedback...
The gFSC and the IPC team partnered to hold an IPC Level 1 training workshop for Food Security Cluster Coordinators from 05 to 08 December in Rome. The IPC is...
12 December 2016 9am EST/2pm Dakar/3pm Rome/5pm Nairobi Exploring Key Questions: Women’s Participation: How can we engage more women when conducting surveys via mobile phone? How can qualitative research help...
Humanitarian Coordinators (HCs) and Humanitarian Country Teams (HCTs) are responsible for ensuring that protection is central in humanitarian action. This expectation is reflected in the IASC Principals Statement on the...
The Global Food Security Cluster announces its bi-annual Meeting of Global Food Security Cluster Partners from 29-30 November 2016 at the WFP HQ in Rome, Italy. We look forward to...
Since 2014 the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission produced an annual report on food insecurity hotspots to allow informed based decisions on food crisis allocations at global level...
FAO is pleased to launch a new and revamped FAOSTAT web site, making the world's most comprehensive statistical database on food, agriculture, fisheries, forestry, natural resources management and nutrition even...
Job Title: Food Security Cluster National Co-Coordinator (Full-time) Place of Work: Erbil, Iraq Duration: 6 months Reports to: ACF Iraq Country Director with functional link to ACF’s Deputy Country Director;...
HAITI Évaluation rapide de la situation alimentaire suite à l’ouragan Matthew, 7 - 10 octobre 2016
This report is produced by OCHA Haiti in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by OCHA Haiti and covers the period of 15-17 October 2016. The next report will...
After cutting a deadly swath across the Caribbean region, Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 storm with sustained winds of 235 km/h, violently struck south-western Haiti on 4 October causing widespread...
We are pleased to inform you that Thursday 13 October FAO will host the launch of the Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2016 produced by Watch Consortium to monitor...
Annual scientific conference Wednesday, November, 9- 8:45am-6pm at AFD Paris Dear colleagues, Action Against Hunger is pleased to invite you to its first annual scientific conference “Research for Nutrition: operational...
The 2016 Global Hunger Index demonstrates that real progress has been made in reducing hunger since the UN Millennium Development Goals were announced, but that the current pace of reducing...
‘CAISSES DE RÉSILIENCE’ In French with no interpretation Tuesday 18 October 2016: 15.00-16.30 CEST (UTC+2) Alexis Bonte, FAO, Regional Emergency Coordinator for Africa region and currently FAO Representative a.i. in...
Message from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) to all Member States representations in Geneva and New York Kindly find attached for your information a...
Mogadishu, 20 September 2016 — Five million Somalis – more than 40 per cent of the country’s population – do not have sufficient food, according to a new assessment report...
On 22 September 2016, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will launch his report on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit and the online Platform for Action, Change and Transformation (PACT),...
Welthungerhilfe ( www.welthungerhilfe.de ) is one of the large and respected private organisations in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian aid in Germany. It carries out projects in 39...
Dear friends, colleagues and partners, At ICVA, we are excited to announce the launch of our new Humanitarian Learning Stream initiative. Specifically targeting NGO staff, humanitarian learning streams will support...
23 August 2016 More than 65,000 people are estimated to be facing famine-like conditions. DAKAR/ABUJA – The number of people in need of food assistance in north-eastern Nigeria has risen...