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Armenia PM congratulates Aurora Humanitarian Initiative on its 5th anniversaryNEWS - 2020-09-20 11:03
The New Humanitarian | Yemen aid plea, Mali power struggle, and Storm Alpha: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-09-19 00:44
Somali human rights defenders win Aurora humanitarian aid grantJam News - 2020-09-18 16:13
Amid Rising COVID-19 Infection Rates, Medical Supply Shortages in Syria, More Testing Key to Gauging Extent of Outbreak, Humanitarian Chief Tells Security Council - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-09-18 09:41
Panel discusses Uyghur humanitarian crisis, steps for activism // The ObserverNdsmcobserver - 2020-09-15 07:32
The New Humanitarian | Moria fires, Ethiopian polls, and an A-Z of aid: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-09-12 06:29
Iran fuels humanitarian crisis in Yemen, says foreign minister | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-09-11 20:00
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to Support the Reprint of “Ravished Armenia” • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-09-11 06:22
The New Humanitarian | Sudan’s peace deal, Myanmar’s COVID surge, and Macron’s Lebanon mission: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-09-04 17:25
“Turkey’s acts seek to obliterate the heritage of the region”ANF - 2020-09-04 14:41
Call upon human rights and humanitarian organizations, such as UNESCO, to take mechanisms to protect antiquities and archaeological sites under the control of the Turkish occupation. ...
U.N. Security Council to Allow Limited Humanitarian Aid to Syria’s Idlib Province | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2020-09-03 10:31
Against the backdrop of a humanitarian crisis, COVID-19 responders carry out heroic work in northwest Syria - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-09-02 11:46
Food Insecurity, Impact of COVID-19 among Critical Challenges Facing Syria, Humanitarian Affairs Senior Official Tells Security Council - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-08-29 01:02
‘Widespread’ COVID-19 transmission, limited testing, deepen Syria’s humanitarian woes | | UN NewsUN - 2020-08-28 00:47
Unilateral Humanitarian Interventions and the Legitimate Use of Force Under American Interpretations - JURIST - Commentary - Legal News & CommentaryJurist - 2020-08-21 15:21
UN hails aid workers after record attacksANF - 2020-08-19 16:14
The United Nations (UN) paid tribute Wednesday to humanitarian workers now battling the COVID-19 pandemic after a year in which they found themselves under greater attack than ever before. ...
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Pledges $200,000 for Beirut Disaster Relief—and Calls on the Global Armenian Community to Help - aysor.am - Hot news from ArmeniaAysor - 2020-08-17 19:36
From Armenia’s heart to Beirut: First plane with humanitarian aid heads for Lebanon – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-08-14 12:26
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Pledges $200,000 for Beirut Disaster Relief - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2020-08-13 19:22
Humanitarian Intervention or Humanitarian Imperialism? America and the Armenian Genocide - War on the RocksWarontherocks - 2020-08-13 10:16
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Pledges $200,000 for Beirut Disaster ReliefArmenianweekly - 2020-08-12 03:42
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative pledges $200,000 for Beirut Disaster Relief | ARMENPRESS Armenian News AgencyArmenpress - 2020-08-11 08:54
The New Humanitarian | The uncertain future of the Kurdish peopleThenewhumanitarian - 2020-08-11 08:20
Urgent appeal for Afrin IDPs in ShehbaANF - 2020-08-10 16:33
A humanitarian disaster is looming in the horizon, awaiting Afrin IDPs here in Shehba, warn the organisations in North-East Syria. ...
Beirut explosion: UN warns of Lebanon humanitarian crisisBBC - 2020-08-08 01:33
Agencies send urgent support to help hundreds of thousands of people affected by Tuesday's explosion. ...
Beirut Blast Destroys Grain Silo and Leaves 300,000 Homeless, Adding to Humanitarian Crisis | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2020-08-07 19:54
The New Humanitarian | Who pays the price for Syria’s broken documentation system?Thenewhumanitarian - 2020-08-03 16:26
The New Humanitarian | No papers, no rights: Understanding Syria’s civil documentation crisisThenewhumanitarian - 2020-08-01 22:40
Yazidi child survivors of IS facing unprecedented health crisisANF - 2020-08-01 16:00
Amnesty International called for international organizations such as the UNHCR to prioritize and fast-track these women and children for resettlement or humanitarian relocation, with the co-operation of the national authorities and foreign governments. ...
Emirates Humanitarian City hosts evacuees from China’s Hubei province | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-01 01:42
23. July 2020 – Humanitarian aid workers murdered in NigeriaThe Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-07-31 17:31
The New Humanitarian | Ten humanitarian crises and trends to watch in 2020Thenewhumanitarian - 2020-07-20 19:34
Workshop on the role of humanitarian organizations in AfrinANF - 2020-07-17 20:02
MSD Women’s Office held a workshop on humanitarian organizations and the absence of their role in occupied Afrin. ...
U.S. to provide $108 million in humanitarian aid as the threat of Turkey-Syria war looms - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2020-07-17 14:56
Pompeo slams Russia, China for blocking humanitarian aid to northern SyriaInstitut Kurde / Paris - 2020-07-11 00:06
Yemen: Coronavirus in the world’s worst humanitarian crisisANF - 2020-07-10 17:54
While recorded infections are low, the pandemic is believed to be sweeping across the country undetected. In a country beset by conflict and climate shocks, funding is required fast. ...
What’s next for humanitarian aid in NW Syria after cross-border aid veto? - Syria DirectSyriadirect - 2020-07-09 21:00
The war for humanitarian aid to Syria seeks to empower Damascus - The Jerusalem PostJpost - 2020-07-08 10:16
Iraq: Humanitarian Access Snapshot (June 2020) - Iraq | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-07-07 02:47
Fears of ‘humanitarian disaster’ as Turkey cuts off water supply to northern Syria | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2020-07-06 19:45
The New Humanitarian | The 25 crises that shaped historyThenewhumanitarian - 2020-07-06 18:53
Call for humanitarian aid from ZirganANF - 2020-07-05 13:51
A part of the northern Syrian town of Zirgan has been occupied by Turkey. In addition to the constant attacks by the occupying forces, the economic crisis has been exacerbated by the US sanctions in Syria. The people cannot cover their everyday needs. ...
The New Humanitarian | Ethiopian protests, Greek pushbacks, and a Myanmar mystery: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-07-03 17:55
Rethinking Peace in YemenInternational Crisis Group - 2020-07-03 00:56
Yemen’s terrible war grinds on, despite a COVID-19 epidemic that has deepened what was already the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Stopping the fighting is urgent. Diplomats should adopt an inclusive, multiparty framework for talks to replace today’s ...
Technology and Local Peace Committees: How UNDP Iraq is responding and adapting to the challenges posed by COVID-19The Global Coalition - 2020-07-01 02:41
Since 1976 the United Nations Development Programme has supported the Government and people of Iraq through stabilization and humanitarian projects. Although the COVID-19 pandemic has introduced new challenges to the country in 2020, UNDP Iraq has adapted ...
Politicised aid: Why Europe should sustain cross-border humanitarian assistance to northern Syria | European Council on Foreign RelationsECFR - 2020-06-29 10:37
Yemen crisis: Five years of hunger, five years of warBBC - 2020-06-28 02:46
Yemen's humanitarian crisis is worsening as coronavirus compounds the impact of the conflict. ...
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to honor international humanitarians, COVID-19 heroes in OctoberNEWS - 2020-06-23 10:45
Heartbreaking! Twitter Sheds Tears Over ‘World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis’ as War Tears Yemen | India.comIndia - 2020-06-20 16:30
The New Humanitarian | Syria’s new crisis, Africa’s neglected nine, and race and power in aid: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-06-12 18:14
The New Humanitarian | 13 ways coronavirus could transform humanitarian aidThenewhumanitarian - 2020-06-09 07:07
Hunger Looms in Venezuela’s StandoffInternational Crisis Group - 2020-05-30 01:45
Venezuela has so far been spared the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the global economic crisis sparked by the coronavirus, on top of the existing humanitarian emergency and the impact of U.S. sanctions, threatens to produce a catastrophe. In th ...
Access and Funding for Displaced Syrians Remains a Top Humanitarian Concern Amid COVID-19 Crisis - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-05-28 18:27
ICRC warns of dire humanitarian crisis in northeast Syria | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STARDailystar - 2020-05-23 11:11
Armenian Genocide 105th Anniversary COVID-19 Humanitarian ResponseStreetinsider - 2020-05-23 03:10
The New Humanitarian | COVID-19 in Yemen and Latin America, and a ‘new normal’ in disaster response: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-05-22 18:38
Armenian Genocide 105th Anniversary COVID-19 Humanitarian Response - EIN NewsEinnews - 2020-05-22 17:07
Red cross warns of dire humanitarian crisis in northeast Syria amAlaraby - 2020-05-21 22:19
The New Humanitarian | How a new EU migration and asylum policy might lookThenewhumanitarian - 2020-05-21 18:34
ICRC warns of dire humanitarian crisis in northeast Syria - France 24France24 - 2020-05-21 16:52
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Armenian Genocide commemoration will switch to humanitarian effort | Outlook NewspapersOutlooknewspapers - 2020-05-21 03:22
Armenian Humanitarian Mission Delivers Medical Supplies to Aleppo Hospitals • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-05-19 00:07
Factsheet: The UK's humanitarian aid response to the Syria crisis [EN/RU] - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-05-16 13:25
The New Humanitarian | The 2020 Fragile 15: Behind the FSI Rankings, Lives UpendedThenewhumanitarian - 2020-05-12 19:03
Urgent appeal for ceasefire and release of political prisonersANF - 2020-05-08 15:17
International call for the implementation of the UN call for a global ceasefire, resolution of political conflicts through negotiations, release of political prisoners, end to military escalation, provision of humanitarian aid, protection of activists. ...
Aurora Initiative Announces Humanitarian Candidates on April 24 - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2020-04-30 20:27
Amazon natives call for international help against coronavirusANF - 2020-04-26 08:30
Indigenous leaders called for "international humanitarian aid" to prevent "an ethnocide throughout the Amazon basin". ...
Humanitarian foundation MHF reaches Maxmur with difficultiesANF - 2020-04-25 10:05
The humanitarian agency Mam Humanitarian Foundation (MHF) managed to deliver aid to Maxmur camp, which has been under embargo for 10 months, under very difficult conditions. ...
Armenian Genocide commemorated with online humanitarian effort [Video]Yahoo - 2020-04-24 13:26
سەرباری رێگرییەکان رێکخراوى مرۆیی مام هاوکاریی گەیاندە کامپی مەخمورANF - 2020-04-23 10:45
رێکخراوی هاوکاریی مرۆیی مام ناسراو بە دامەزراوەیی مرۆیی مام (ئێم ئێچ ئێف) - Mam Humanitarian Foundation (MHF) سەرباری رێگری و سەختییەکان خۆی گەیاندە کامپی پەنابەرانی رۆستەم جودی لە مەخمور، کە ١٠ مانگە لەلایەن پەدەکەوە گەمارۆدراوە. ...
Saziya mirovî MHF'ê bi zor û zehmetî alîkarî gihand MexmûrêANF - 2020-04-23 08:18
Saziya mirovî ya bi navê Mam Humanitarian Foundation (MHF) bi zor û zehmetî xwe gihand Wargeha Penaberan a Rustem Cûdî (Mexmûr) ku 10 meh in ambargo li ser heye. ...
Armenian Genocide 105th Anniversary COVID-19 Humanitarian ResponseYahoo - 2020-04-22 16:54
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to Hold Online Discussion and Announce Prize Winners on April 24 • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-04-22 01:46
COVID-19: Urgent humanitarian aid needed in northeastern Syria - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-04-22 01:31
Armenian Genocide commemoration in LA to switch to humanitarian effortNEWS - 2020-04-21 18:33
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to hold special online discussion on April 24 - Panorama | Armenian newsPanorama - 2020-04-21 13:53
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to hold online discussion on Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day | ARMENPRESS Armenian News AgencyArmenpress - 2020-04-21 12:16
Arabnews: Why coronavirus is a ticking bomb in war-ravaged northern SyriaJustice for Kurds - 2020-04-21 06:34
People in Idlib and northeastern Syria see themselves as sitting ducks if infections begin to spread Region is particularly vulnerable owing to dire humanitarian conditions and risk of further conflict ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan: As the coronavirus pandemic c ...
Due to pandemic, Armenian Genocide commemoration will switch to humanitarian effort - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2020-04-21 03:55
Together to support President Macron’s initiativeSDF Press - 2020-04-15 18:33
French President Mr. Emmanuel Macron has launched a humanitarian initiative for a comprehensive ceasefire in the world so that humanity can direct its efforts to combat the coronavirus, which has become a real threat to humankind. Mr. Macron has confirmed ...
Turkey Unhappy With China Over Humanitarian Aid 'Message' To Armenia | EurAsian Times: Latest Asian, Middle-East, EurAsian, Indian NewsEurasiantimes - 2020-04-13 14:41
Corona crisis: Initiative calls for an egalitarian EuropeANF - 2020-04-11 13:43
The Initiative for an Egalitarian Europe calls for the EU to provide emergency humanitarian aid to societies and EU member states most affected by the Corona pandemic and the immediate closure of the inhuman camps in Greece. ...
Coronavirus: Iraq's Kurdistan region warns of 'humanitarian catastrophe' - The NationalThenational - 2020-04-06 19:16
Eastern Euphrates region in face of Coronavirus, amid lack of humanitarian aid and weak infrastructure – Enab BaladiEnabbaladi - 2020-04-04 06:43
Flattening the Curve of U.S.-Iran TensionsInternational Crisis Group - 2020-04-03 03:16
COVID-19 is ravaging Iran, due to government mismanagement exacerbated by the effects of U.S. sanctions. Instead of pointing fingers at each other, and again risking heightened military confrontation, Tehran and Washington should pursue humanitarian dipl ...
Turkey is ‘weaponizing water’ in Syrian Kurdistan: HRWE-Kurd - 2020-03-31 21:19
HRW calls on Turkey to resume supplying water to Syrian Kurds fighting coronavirus BEIRUT,— Turkish authorities’ failure to ensure adequate water supplies to Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), the Kurdish areas in Northeast Syria, is compromising humanitarian age ...
COVID-19 and Deadly ConflictInternational Crisis Group - 2020-03-31 18:16
The COVID-19 pandemic is already disrupting humanitarian aid flows, peace operations and crisis diplomacy, and threatens catastrophe for refugees and displaced people. It could damage fragile states, trigger unrest and undermine international crisis mana ...
Heyva Sor calls for solidarity with Rojava against pandemicANF - 2020-03-27 14:55
In addition to the humanitarian challenges caused by nine years of war, Rojava /North and East Syria lack basic equipment and medicines necessary to test for and treat diseases. ...
22. March 2020 – COVID-19: Afghanistan is facing a humanitarian disasterThe Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-03-27 03:54
COVID19: Aurora Humanitarian Initiative to provide 10 lung ventilation devices to Armenian hospitals | ARMENPRESS Armenian News AgencyArmenpress - 2020-03-25 23:05
Turkey’s Humanitarian Rationale for its Idlib Offensive in Syria - Just SecurityJustsecurity - 2020-03-25 20:50
23. March 2020 – China's humanitarian soft power threatens to change world orderThe Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-03-25 19:36
SDF calls for humanitarian truce in Syria amid coronavirus crisisAl Monitor - 2020-03-25 19:33
The New Humanitarian | Syria-Turkey briefing: The fallout of an invasion for civiliansThenewhumanitarian - 2020-03-17 17:36
Preventing a Deadly Showdown in Northern YemenInternational Crisis Group - 2020-03-17 16:47
A Huthi offensive threatens to engulf Marib, a province controlled by Yemen’s internationally recognised government and full of internally displaced people. Outside powers should act now to halt the fighting, which could deepen the existing humanitarian ...
UN ‘determined to stand by the people of Syria’ says Lowcock, as grave humanitarian crisis intensifies around Idlib | UN NewsUN - 2020-03-17 16:09
Humanitarian Crisis In Greek Islands | Queens GazetteQgazette - 2020-03-11 20:20
EU and Turkish officials to meet on humanitarian crisis at Syrian border - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2020-03-10 06:26
Swedish parliament asks to find ways to deliver aid to RojavaANF - 2020-03-09 12:58
The Swedish Left Party underlined the difficulties of sending humanitarian aid to North and East Syria and asked the Swedish Foreign Aid Minister to find ways to deliver aid. ...