#Humanitarian and disaster relief

  • Article: Foreign Aid Is Falling 'Alarmingly' Short, Humanitarian Organization Warns

    Foreign Aid Is Falling 'Alarmingly' Short, Humanitarian Organization Warns

    By Sushmita Roy|July 18, 2019

    Aid organizations have received just 27% of the funding they need to address humanitarian crises. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    From Voice of America|March 26, 2019

    Residents are trying to rebuild their families and locate people who disappeared. Read more

  • Article: Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    From Voice of America|March 22, 2019

    Cyclone Idai is one of the most destructive storms to hit Southern Africa in decades. Read more

  • Article: Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso

    Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 12, 2019

    Since the start of 2019, an average of 1,000 people have fled their homes every day. Read more

  • Article: Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico

    Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 19, 2017

    Forecasters warn the storm could leave Puerto Rico “uninhabitable for months.” Read more