Nothing But Nets and Union of Reform Judaism Help Save Lives in Kenya
...udaism, a partner of the grassroots campaign. "We are thankful to join unhcr
and the UN Foundation on this trip to see first-hand the impact of malaria ...nd as they sleep at night with their children."
In September 2008, unhcr
identified an immediate and urgent need for 275,000 long-lasting, insectici...
UNICEF REPORT: Desperate Conditions for Children in Camps Without Clean Water as Cyclone Aftermath Worsens
... supplies will be flown from Paris, via KLM on Sunday, 11 May, including fortified therapeutic milk. On Monday UNICEF will share a charter with unhcr
from Dubai into Yangon with 540 family water kits. Another flight arriving Monday will be carrying 32 tons of provisions including 20 large tent...
"Alarming" Malnutrition Among Kenya Refugees: UN Agencies
...hin the camps, they added.
They blamed reduced donor funding to the unhcr
for the worrying rates of malnutrition, saying this impeded food deliveries...P spokeswoman Christiane Berthiaume told journalists in Geneva.
added in a statement that "a complete package of assistance is needed to ov...
War Spreading AIDS a Myth-UNHCR
...rea is a myth. This is according to a new study by unhcr
of seven African nations that was published this w...mmunities; the reverse may be the case.
study team , led by Dr. Paul Spiegel of our Public...nd no clear evidence to support the view.
report challenges this view. 'In the seven African...
Lebanon Fears of Epidemics as the Crisis Deepens
...s. They note an overall lack of food, health care. More supplies are needed and more help is a must," van Genderenstort said.
A statement by the unhcr
warned that the funds it was receiving were not enough to help all the displaced so far.
"We asked for $18.9 million for an initial three-month ...