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World - Region
4/6/2023 9:00:16 PM
The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees warned on Thursday that it faced growing challenges in running its operations due to a decrease in donor funding for the current year.

World - Region
3/21/2023 9:28:50 AM
The European Union and international donors on Monday pledged seven billion euros ($7.5 billion) to help Turkey and Syria in the aftermath of the earthquake that devastated parts of the neighboring countries last month.

World - Region
3/20/2023 9:38:06 AM
The EU on Monday will host a conference in Brussels aimed at ramping up funds from international donors to help the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Turkey and Syria.

World - Region
2/27/2023 8:50:08 PM
Global donors on Monday pledged about $1.2 billion at a conference aimed at generating funds to help millions of people in Yemen suffering from the fallout of an eight-year civil war, a U.N. official said. The amount is far below a target of $4.3 billion set by the United Nations to stave off one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises.

World - War in Ukraine
2/16/2023 12:48:39 PM
The parliament of oil-rich Norway on Thursday announced that the Scandinavian country is donating 75 billion kroner ($7.4 billion) to Kyiv as part of a five-year support package, making Norway one of the world's biggest donors to war-torn Ukraine.

World - Region
2/8/2023 7:46:01 PM
The EU plans to host a donors conference in March to mobilise international aid for Syria and Turkey to deal with the devastating impact of this week's earthquake, EU chief Ursula von der Leyen said Wednesday as a leading United Nations official on Wednesday called for the facilitation of aid access to rebel-held areas in Syria's northwest, warning that relief stocks will soon be depleted.

World - Africa
1/29/2023 10:04:33 PM
The first US Cabinet member to visit Somalia since 2015 urged the world’s distracted donors Sunday to give immediate help to a country facing deadly famine, which she calls “the ultimate failure of the international community.”

Egypt - Health
1/7/2023 12:56:42 PM
A thirty-year-old Egyptian woman who had recently undergone a lung transplant from a living donor – the first operation of its kind in Egypt and the Middle East – at Ain Shams University Hospital has died, the university announced on Friday.

Life & Style - Health
12/20/2022 3:33:08 PM
On Saturday , after years of preparation, Egyptian doctors performed the first whole lung transplant in Egypt and the first in the Middle East from a living donor at Ain Shams hospital in Cairo, ushering in a new era in the field of organ transplantation.

World - War in Ukraine
12/13/2022 1:50:11 PM
Dozens of countries and international organizations were throwing their weight behind a fresh and urgent push Tuesday to keep Ukraine powered, fed, warm and moving in the face of sustained Russian aerial bombardments that have plunged millions into the cold and dark in winter.

Life & Style - Health
11/29/2022 1:42:20 PM
The Egyptian Liver Transplant Society (ELTS) held first congress in Cairo last week under the slogan “Connecting East and West,” showcasing promising breakthroughs, including government efforts to expand the number of organ donors in the country.

Business - Economy
11/8/2022 2:59:21 PM
The World Bank Group (WBG) announced Tuesday a new multi-partner fund that will pool funding from the global community – including donor countries, the private sector and foundations – for scalable pathways to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

World - War in Ukraine
10/25/2022 2:18:02 PM
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday asked the international community to cover an expected budget deficit of $38 billion next year for his war-torn country, with Moscow's invasion also badly hitting the economy.

World - International
9/23/2022 4:05:33 PM
The U.N. food chief warned Thursday that the world is facing ``a perfect storm on top of a perfect storm'' and urged donors, particularly Gulf nations and billionaires, to give a few days of profits to tackle a crisis with the fertilizer supply right now and prevent widespread food shortages next year.

Life & Style - Health
9/21/2022 2:08:45 PM
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria will hold a donor conference in New York, where it aims to raise at least US$18 billion during an event hosted by US President Joe Biden.

World - Region
5/9/2022 3:24:54 PM
The World Bank on Monday urged donors to boost support for the Palestinian Authority, which it said was facing a destabilising budget crisis linked partly to "record low" foreign aid contributions.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/5/2022 4:44:55 PM
War-ravaged Ukraine received pledges for $6.5 billion more in humanitarian aid Thursday at an international donor's conference in Warsaw that sought to get Ukrainians urgent help while still planning for the country's post-war reconstruction.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
5/5/2022 3:43:00 PM
Poland and Sweden are co-hosting an international donors' conference on Thursday in Warsaw to raise funds for humanitarian efforts to help war-torn Ukraine, where thousands have been killed, cities devastated and millions of people displaced by Russia's attack.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
3/26/2022 9:38:40 PM
Canada and the European Commission on Saturday announced plans to launch a joint fund-raising effort to help Ukrainian refugees, with the effort culminating in an April 9 donors conference.

World - Region
9/22/2021 10:23:26 PM
The United States promised an additional $290 million but said the ultimate solution was to end the war that has led to what the United Nations calls the world's worst humanitarian situation

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