Humanitarianism

Garamendi: Zero tolerance policy created humanitarian crisis

Humanitarianism

Saudi Arabia Changes Concept of Relief Work, Implements Worldwide Quality Projects

Saudi Arabia has changed the concept of relief work in an attempt to achieve global leadership in the humanitarian field by providing quality …

Middle East

It's Time to for Dems to Give Trump His Wall

The humanitarian situation will only get worse if we don't tackle illegal immigration — and there's one way to get a deal under this president.<p>Read …

Humanitarianism

Central African Republic: Senior UN official condemns armed, forceful entry into hospital

Denouncing forceful entry by armed individuals into a hospital in the Central African Republic's restive PK5 neighbourhood with the intention to kill …

Africa

Affairs of Humanity: Arguments for Humanitarian Intervention in England and Europe, 1698–1715 * | The English Historical Review

Why and how did a new type of intervention, intended to prevent rulers from punishing individuals for their religious beliefs and justified using …

Humanities

BET Awards to Honor Anita Baker, 6 Humanitarian Heroes

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BET Awards

Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

Yemen's warring parties are obstructing the flow of crucial aid from the Red Sea port of Hodeida endangering millions in what is already the world's …

Middle East

Koreas Set Reunions for Families Split by War

The first reunions in nearly three years are a trust-building step between the rivals and a humanitarian goal sought by South Korea’s leader<p>SEOUL—North and South Korea agreed to hold reunions of families separated by the Korean War for the first time in almost three years, a trust-building step …

North Korea

Disappointed but not surprised that US pulled out of Paris agreement: Actor

"Game of Thrones" actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau takes a look at his work as a humanitarian, with discussion on climate change.

Game of Thrones

Stephen Colbert calls BS on Trump's 'fix' for humanitarian crisis

Following public outrage and immense pressure, Trump finally signed an executive order on Tuesday to stop the separation of migrant families crossing …

Donald Trump

World: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock, Closing Remarks to the 2018 ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Economic and Social CouncilCountry: World<br>New York, 21 June 2018Thank you very much …

Africa

Empowerment and accountability for gender equality in humanitarian action and crisis response

Crises around the world are multiplying and becoming more complex and protracted. More than 135.7 million people around the world need humanitarian …

UN Women

ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment (19-21 June 2018) - 40th plenary meeting

Available languages:<p>ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment (19-21 June 2018) - 40th plenary meeting<p>21 Jun 2018 - Continuation of the General Discussion, …

United Nations

Daniel & Henrik Sedin win King Clancy Memorial Trophy

en_US<p>video.other<p>application/x-shockwave-flash<p>480<p>Daniel and Henrik Sedin talk about winning the King Clancy Memorial Trophy for leadership and …

Rogers Media

Yemen Humanitarian Operations Official Says Staff Prepared to Facilitate Any Relief Effort

Yemen's national humanitarian support center, referred to as Yemen Humanitarian Operations, announced that Yemeni imports increased from a monthly …

Middle East

BET Awards to Honor Anita Baker, Six Humanitarian Heroes

Waffle House hero James Shaw Jr. and Parkland hero Anthony Borges are among the honorees for the Humanitarian Award.<p>BET Networks said Thursday that …

Music

Despite humanitarian crisis Trump, Giuliani continue Mueller attacks

Fmr US attorney Joyce Vance responds to Trump, Rudy Giulani’s latest onslaught against the Special Counsel’s investigation

Donald Trump

On World Refugee Day, Trump Gets Big Fat "F" for Treatment of World's Displaced and Persecuted

As the international community marks World Refugee Day, a new report card offers a scathing—though unsurprising—assessment of how the Trump …

Liberal View

Americans Finally Recognize Own Country Again After President Does Half-Assed Job Walking Back Humanitarian Crimes

WASHINGTON—Claiming that the newly signed executive order ending the separation of immigrant families at the border was a return to the United …

Humor

Pompeo releases statement marking World Refugee Day

Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoOvernight Defense: States pull National Guard troops over family separation policy | …

Human Rights

J.J. Watt Named Finalist for ESPN’s Muhammad Ali Sports Humanitarian Award

Houston Texans running back J.J. Watt is being recognized in a big way for his extraordinary humanitarian efforts following Hurricane Harvey.<p>On …

NFL

Gujarat gets world's1st centre for humanitarian forensics

The spike in natural and man-made disasters and the subsequent spike in death toll has given rise to the need for better management of the bodies. …

India News

Event on the Transition from Relief to Development - ECOSOC

19 Jun 2018 - Economic and Social Council event during the 2018 Humanitarian Affairs Segment.<br>"Transition from relief to development: Advancing the …

Humanitarianism

Humanitarian assistance to Bangladesh

Today on World Refugee Day we announce the Australian Government will provide additional humanitarian assistance to meet the urgent needs of Rohingya …

Julie Bishop

PLO's SG: 'US has entered a very dangerous game'

The Palestine Liberation Organization's (PLO) Secretary General Saeb Erekat said Tuesday that the US is attempting to transform the Palestinian issue …

Israel

News in Brief 19 June 2018

19 June 2018<p>News in Brief<p>Immigration and children’s rights on US border ‘not incompatible’, says UNICEF<br>• Humanitarian supplies arrive at embattled …

Human Rights

Growth in aid funding slows for second year

Just 10 governments account for 83 per cent of all state contributions<p>By Meka Beresford<p>LONDON, June 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Growth in …

Africa

Donate to Doctors Without Borders

This gift supports the humanitarian relief efforts of Doctors Without Borders whose doctors, nurses and logistics experts are providing medical care …

Armed Conflict

ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment (19-21 June 2018) - 36th plenary meeting

Wednesday, 20 June 2018<p>09:45 am<p>Security Council Media Stakeout.<p>10:00 am<p>Security Council: Sudan and South Sudan (8290th meeting).<p>Fifth Committee, 47th …

UN Women

Chicago Fire nominated for Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year ESPY

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Boston Red Sox