Disaster relief

Cyclone Idai leaves over 1.5 million people in urgent need of humanitarian relief

Over the weekend, Cyclone Idai tore a path of destruction through Mozambique and Zimbabwe,...

Dozens missing as boat capsizes off the coast of Djibouti

A migrant boat has capsized off the coast of Djibouti. The International Organisation...

EU adopts highest ever humanitarian budget of €1.6 billion

The European Union has increased their humanitarian response budget to €1.6 billion...

Severe flooding in Syria displaces thousands of families

Flash flooding, caused by unusual heavy rainfall, has forced over 12,000 to abandon...

EU humanitarian initiative helps over 1.5 million refugees in Turkey

Over 1.5 million refugees in Turkey have been helped by an EU funded programme.  ...

Co-ordination is crucial to tackle Somalian drought crisis

From 2016-2017, Somalia encountered four consecutive poor rainy seasons which resulted...

Mental health support should be a priority for Refugees

While major physical epidemics, such as viral diseases receive major recognition and...

Niger becomes first African country to introduce law protecting IDPs

Niger has become the first African country to introduce a national law for the protection...

European Union provides aid to 17,500 affected by cyclone Gaja

The European Union (EU) has allocated €105,000 to help victims affected by cyclone...

AIDF are pleased to open nominations for the Africa Innovator of the Year Award 2019!

Aid & International Development Forum are pleased to open nominations for the...

UN appeals for $738 million to support Venezuelan migrants

The United Nations announced earlier this week that it was seeking $738 million to...

132 million people will need humanitarian assistance in 2019, warns UN

Today, 4th December 2018, UNOCHA released their 2019 Global Humanitarian Overview...

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