The second joint UN-SARC aid convoy delivered desperately needed aid to more than 40,000 people stranded in the remote Rukban makeshift settlement in south-eastern Syria.
The appeal seeks to meet the enormous needs of more than 900,000 refugees from Myanmar and over 330,000 vulnerable Bangladeshis in host communities.
Despite the signing of a peace deal between belligerents last September, UN investigators found that at least 175 women and girls have been raped or suffered other sexual and physical violence between September and December 2018.
Lack of funding for the World Food Programme’s school feeding operation threatens to deepen hunger in the poorest parts of a country where one in two children are chronically malnourished.
Increased vigilance, strict monitoring and early control needed to prevent further swarms forming and spreading along both sides of the Red Sea, the agency said.
At least 550,000 babies are thought to have died as a result of armed conflict between 2013 and 2017 in the 10 worst-affected countries, according to new analysis by Save the Children.
An Emergency Plan has been launched, appealing for $100 million to provide food, water, shelter, healthcare and protection to 900,000 people hardest-hit by the crisis.
Alrededor de 20,000 personas estan críticamente afectas, al haber perdido su vivienda o sufrir severos daños parciales, así como la pérdida de sus insumos básicos de habitabilidad.
Children without a nationality have limited access to basic rights and services such as education and healthcare and can face life-long discrimination.
"Many recent casualties in the Afghan war are in hard-to-reach areas where the few humanitarian groups are overwhelmed by the needs," said Jan Egeland, head of the NRC.