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Yemen: Last week of truce sees highest weekly number of child casualties in 2 years
Statement on occasion of World Breastfeeding Week 1 August
UN Committee against Torture publishes findings on Botswana, Nicaragua, State of Palestine and United Arab Emirates
Committee against Torture Closes Seventy-Fourth Session after Adopting Concluding Observations on Botswana, Nicaragua
YEMEN: One child killed and eleven injured in shelling on playspace in Taiz
Unprecedented spike in food prices puts Yemenis at risk of extreme hunger
Experts of Committee against Torture Praise United Arab Emirates for Establishing National Human Trafficking Committee
74th World Assembly and OMEP International Conference – Children’s Rights
Deteriorating hunger situation urgent crisis for millions caught in conflict
Yemen: Women and girls struggle to access essential healthcare
Taking forward UN Secretary-General’s Action Agenda on Internal Displacement
Schools ill-equipped to provide healthy and inclusive learning environments for all children
Aid Sector Calls for Urgent Funding for Sri Lanka to Avert Humanitarian Crisis
FAO Desert Locust campaign: East Africa upsurge supressed, Kenya free from Desert Locust
Yemen: Children demand peace and renewal of truce as first steps towards ending war
EU-UN Women hand-in-hand for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment
UN Security Council meeting: Agriculture is key to lasting peace and security, FAO says
Time to transform agrifood systems in response to multiple shocks and worsening food security
ICRC: 117 detainees repatriated to Yemen from Saudi Arabia
Global Report on Food Crises: acute food insecurity hits new highs
Save Children welcomes Pacific aid pledge
UNICEF and WHO warn of ‘perfect storm’ of conditions for measles outbreaks, affecting children
Executive Director meets with UN and Missions Officials
New OECD Data: Australia’s Contribution to Foreign Aid Remains Sluggish, Despite Growing Humanitarian Need
Over quarter of billion more people could fall into extreme levels of poverty and suffering
Budget missed opportunity to invest in child focused recovery
UNHCR News Comment: Australian Budget Allocation of Additional Places for Afghans Welcome
Yemen: Seven years into conflict, children remain in firing line
Budget lacks ambition at time of massive need
Escalating death, destitution and destruction as Yemeni civilians left to bear brunt of 7-year war
Funding for life-saving aid, not weapons, needed in Yemen
Boosting infectious substance shipping capacities in Yemen
UNHCR Special Envoy, Ms. Angelina Jolie Statement to High-Level Pledging Event on Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen
Yemen: Fuel crisis pushes sickest children to brink
March 15 House statement by Golriz Ghahraman
Ukraine response must be part of an equitable broader framework
Comment by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on execution of 81 people in Saudi Arabia
Yemen: Acute hunger at unprecedented levels as funding dries up
YEMEN: Plight of Population is Growing as World Attention Wanes
UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie calls for protection and support for people of Yemen
UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights issues findings on Bahrain, Belarus, Czech Republic, DR Congo
UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie arrives in Yemen to meet those affected by conflict
IHL is line between barbarity and our common humanity’ – ICRC President Peter Maurer
Protection of civilians in Ukraine conflict
Should we ban killer robots?
Yemen: Rise in airstrikes and landmines add to misery for civilians in Marib after year of increased conflict
Press briefing notes on Yemen 28 January
FSO Safer tanker could trigger major oil disaster, study shows