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World Pledges $2.4 Billion To Ease Syria Crisis

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

By Sylvia Westall and Warren Strobel KUWAIT, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Western and Gulf Arab nations pledged more than $2.4 billion on Wednes...

Refugee Camp Gets Only 'Life-Saving' Health And Water Services

AP | Posted 09.09.2013 | Impact

DAKAR, Senegal -- An official with the United Nations refugee agency says food distribution and other services have been temporarily halted at a Mauri...

1 In 3 People Need Help In Syria, Where Aid Delivery Is Slow

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact

* One in three people deemed in need of help in Syria * U.N. faces bureaucratic hurdles to deliver aid * But more convoy...

Aid Groups Raise Syria Refugees Appeal To $490 Million

AP | Posted 09.27.2012 | Impact

GENEVA -- The United Nations on Thursday increased its funding appeal for Syrians who have fled the conflict in their country to almost $490 million, ...

Al-Shabab Departure Expedites U.N. Aid To Somalia

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 10.10.2011 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS — The top U.N. envoy in Somalia said Wednesday that the sudden departure of al-Shabab Islamist fighters from the capital will spe...

UN Aid Programs Have Cost $22B Yet Little Proof They Work, Studies Say

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — In the last two decades, the world has spent more than $196 billion trying to save people from death and disease in poor countries. Bu...