Climate crisis fuels deadly floods, worsening hunger in Afghanistan

The devastating floods that struck Afghanistan recently are likely to intensify in the coming months, exacerbating the already critical food insecurity in the affected districts, the UN emergency food relief agency warned on Tuesday. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2024/05/1150066
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Climate crisis fuels deadly floods, worsening hunger in Afghanistan
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UN needs $68.4 million to help Central African Republic where 2.2 million are acutely food insecure

05 Jul 2022

A sharp increase in essential goods in the Central African Republic (CAR) linked to war in Ukraine will likely have a devastating impact on the already dire humanitarian situation there in coming weeks, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday.

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Millions affected as devastating typhoon strikes Viet Nam

29 Oct 2020

A major typhoon has struck central Viet Nam, affecting millions of people – including about 2.5 million children – in a region already reeling under the effects of severe floods, according to UN agencies in the country. 

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Food for Mozambicans struggling amidst violence and COVID-19, ‘will be compromised’ without more funding: WFP

07 Jan 2021

Despite increased insecurity and limited funding, the UN food relief agency is continuing to supply food for hundreds of thousands of people affected by conflict in northern Mozambique.