Tag: Famine

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staffMarch 11, 2017

Famine ‘largest humanitarian crisis in history of UN’

The world faces the largest humanitarian crisis since the United Nations was founded in 1945 with more than 20 million ...

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staffFebruary 22, 2017

Pope appeals for urgent food aid to help famine-stricken S. Sudan

Pope Francis called on Wednesday for urgent humanitarian aid for the starving people of South Sudan, saying millions risked being ...

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staffFebruary 22, 2017

Britain pledges extra $250mn to fight famine in S. Sudan, Somalia

Britain will provide additional aid money to South Sudan, where famine has been declared in parts of the country, and ...