Latest humanitarian News

Press briefing notes on Yemen 28 January
One year into coup, Bachelet urges governments and businesses to heed voices of people, intensify pressure on military
Language no barrier to helping Tonga
Tongan homecoming for ADF personnel
Royal Australian Air Force in Guam for Exercise Cope North 2022
Royal Australian Air Force in Guam for Exercise Cope North 22
Ethiopia: ICRC aid flight delivers lifesaving medical supplies to Tigray
Oxfam urges UN Security Council to inject new urgency into peace talks to end conflict in Yemen
FAO welcomes $65 million contribution from Asian Development Bank to boost agriculture and food security
Further humanitarian support for Tonga
Conspicuous service in Fiji recognised
Jordan issues record number of work permits to Syrian refugees
Press briefing notes on Burkina Faso
Syria: ICRC is concerned about humanitarian situation in Hassakeh following recent violence
Australian Government’s increased commitment to Afghan nationals good start
Afghanistan faces an unprecedented humanitarian crisis, Australia must step up
Yemen: ICRC expresses deep concern about human toll caused by escalating violence
UNHCR seeks US$59.6 million for 100,000 displaced by violence in Cameroon’s Far North region
Gov’s 15,000 Afghan visas a “mean and tricky” attempt disguise inaction: Rev Costello
Real-time mapping assists Tonga
Should Indonesia relocate its capital?
Commitment to Afghanistan Increased
Air movements teams lending hand
New Zealand to provide further help for Tonga
City congratulates 2022 Citizen and Young Citizen of Year
Sophisticated cyber-attack targets Red Cross Red Crescent data on 500,000 people
South Australia’s new Lieutenant Governor announced
Australia Day Awards announced
RNZAF C-130 Hercules flight departs for Tonga as Navy vessels draw nearer to Tongatapu
Climate crisis in focus as Giorgio Parisi joins FAO’s Nobel Laureates Alliance
After 20 years of visits, ICRC calls for transfers of eligible Guantanamo detainees
Council extends sympathy and help to Tongan community
January sees strong demand for temporary migrant visas; further flexibility for temporary migrants
Red Cross sends urgent supplies to Tonga
“Deep concern” for cut off Tonga
New Zealand prepared to send support to Tonga
Afghanistan quake kills women, children in one of World Vision’s main provinces
Taliban attempting to steadily erase women and girls from public life – UN experts: Afghanistan
Horn of Africa: Swift aid for drought-affected farmers and herders needed to avoid hunger crisis
Australia to provide assistance to Tonga following volcanic eruption and tsunami
Decade of Sahel conflict leaves 2.5 million people displaced
Ukraine: Ongoing, active conflict cause of heavy humanitarian toll
“It is like hell here”: Grim projections warn 2500 children could die each week in Afghanistan
“It is like hell here”: Grim projections that 2500 children could die each week in Afghanistan
UN and partners launch plans to help 28 million people in acute need in Afghanistan and region
UNHCR issues recommendations to 2022 French and Czech Presidencies of Council of EU
Oxfam welcomes funding for Philippines, calls for more assistance
Achieving 70% Covid Immunization Coverage by Mid-2022