Thursday, July 13, 2017
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of AUD$4 million (approximately US$3 million) from the Government of Australia to provide multi-purpose cash assistance for almost 23,000 displaced Iraqis affected by conflict in Mosul...
Asia, Iraq, Oceania, Australia
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA), tasked with providing services to some five million Palestinian refugees, told Ma’an on Tuesday that cash was distributed to Palestinians whose homes were damaged during Israel’...
Asia, Palestinian Territory
Monday, July 10, 2017
The City of Cape Town has announced it had embarked “on an exercise to identify well-located City-owned land which can be developed into social and affordable housing”. Mayoral committee member for transport and urban development, Brett Herron said...
Monday, July 3, 2017
The Government of Myanmar has handed over a unique housing project for the poorest and most vulnerable families in Dagon Seikan Township in Yangon Region. The Government of Japan funded UN-Habitat to provide housing and basic services facilities for most...
Friday, June 23, 2017
The United Nations World Food Programme welcomes the contribution, from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, of 250 metric tonnes of dates, worth US$ 650,000, which will give a nutritional boost to more than 130,000 hungry and vulnerable people in Chad,...
Africa, Burkina Faso, Chad, Mauritania
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has delivered food to displaced people in seven hard-to-reach areas in Raqqa and Deir Ezzor governorates in northern Syria, where regular deliveries of humanitarian assistance have been suspended for more...