Tag Archives: CrisisResponse

EU increases humanitarian aid budget for education of children in emergencies

The European Commission has announced today it will further increase the part of humanitarian funding dedicated to getting children into education in crisis zones around the world. In 2018, 8% of the EU’s humanitarian budget …

UN, businesses to expand cooperation on crises

Sep 19, 2017

New York — United Nations aid and development chiefs, government officials, and business leaders today pledged to expand cooperation in preparing for and responding to crises through new networks engaging the private …

State of the Union 2017: The Commission scales up its response to cyber-attacks

Why does the EU need to take action on cybersecurity? 

Since 2013, the technological and security landscape in the European Union has changed at a very fast pace. Digital technologies are now an integral part …

Don’t ignore the one group that can make climate action happen

Last year, the planet suffered the terrible impacts of one of the worst drought and hunger crises seen for decades. At the end of 2015, 30 percent of the global land area was in drought …

South-South Cooperation Offers Path to Balancing Growth, Deputy Secretary-General Says on United Nations Day, Urging Greater Partnership in Tackling Inequity

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, on United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation, in New York today:

Today we celebrate the achievements of South-South cooperation for sustainable development.

The …

© Copyright 2016 South Africa News Gazette | All Rights Reserved