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‘The quickest way to get global funding to local actors’: Donors vow increased support for IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund
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‘The quickest way to get global funding to local actors’: Donors vow increased support for IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund

19 October 2021

by the Climate Centre Major international donors gathered online yesterday to pledge new or renewed funding to the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) – “the quickest, most efficient and most transparent way of getting global funding directly to local humanitarian actors, both before and immediately after a crisis hits,” the IFRC said. Chaired jointly by the IFRC and the European Commission, the first-ever pledging conference for the DREF was[..]

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ICRC: Combined impacts of conflict and extreme weather in northern Mozambique threaten health

ICRC: Combined impacts of conflict and extreme weather in northern Mozambique threaten health

11 October 2021

by the ICRC (This video and story appeared first on the ICRC website earlier today; the high-resolution video can be[..]

‘Food provides life, health, hope’

24 September 2021

by the Climate Centre The first-ever UN Food Systems Summit was held online yesterday to spur action on the UN’s[..]

‘Food provides life, health, hope’