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[RED DEMOCRATICA] UN appeals for $16.4 billion for humanitarian aid in 2015

 

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UN appeals for $16.4 billion for humanitarian aid in 2015
The United Nations has issued an appeal for $16.4 billion to provide humanitarian aid to 57.5 million people around the world in 2015. Meanwhile the World Food Programme is reinstating its aid program for Syrian refugees through the end of December after raising $25 million online. ABC News/The Associated Press (12/8), BBC (12/5), Devex.com (free registration) (12/5)
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UNICEF: Millions of children affected by global conflicts this year
As many as 15 million children have been directly affected by conflicts, says UNICEF. "Never in recent memory have so many children been subjected to such unspeakable brutality," says Anthony Lake, executive director of UNICEF. "Violence and trauma do more than harm individual children -- they undermine the strength of societies," he added. Reuters (12/8), The New York Times (tiered subscription model) (12/8)
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3 steps to improving humanitarian aid to Syria
Humanitarian aid to Syria has declined because of aid fatigue, the uneven sharing of the financial burden and unprecedented global demand, write Stewart Patrick and Shervin Ghaffari of the Council on Foreign Relations. This situation can be alleviated by providing the World Food Programme with stopgap assistance, ending the Syrian civil war and using United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's World Humanitarian Summit in 2016 to restore balance to international aid, Patrick and Ghaffari argue. Council on Foreign Relations online/The Internationalist blog (12/5)
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The annual cost of climate change will rise over time, especially if emissions-reduction goals are not met, says a report by the United Nations Environment Programme. "The report provides a powerful reminder that the potential cost of inaction carries a real price tag," says Achim Steiner, UNEP executive director. The Guardian (London) (12/5), ABC News/The Associated Press (12/5)
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Renewables are the key to preventing the kind of energy price fluctuations being seen with crude oil, says Christiana Figueres, the United Nations climate chief. Responding to Climate Change (U.K.) (12/2)
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DR Congo president announces formation of unity government
The Democratic Republic of Congo has announced the formation of a unity government. Separately, an attack in northeastern DR Congo killed 12 people. BBC (12/8), Voice of America (12/7)
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