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Plague of locusts ravages three East African countries as region prepares for another year of hunger

The worst plague of Desert Locusts in a generation is ravaging crops and other vegetation across the Horn of Africa with Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia battli…

General

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today's noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

Just to let you know, the…

Health Maintenance

Somalia Health Cluster Partner Operational Presence (Partners Reporting, December 2019)

To perform monthly monitoring of partner activities in health, the Health Cluster uses ReportHub (https://reporthub.org/) to keep track of Who's doing …

Health Maintenance Medical and Health

Urgent action needed to stop locust invasion in eastern Africa

A donor conference in Rome next week will be asked to pledge $70 million to tackle a plague of desert locusts critically threatening rural livelihoods in a r…

Domestic Affairs

Security Council Committee on Somalia Meets with Expert Panel

On 17 January 2020, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolution 751 (1992) concerning Somalia held its first informal consultations of the yea…

Legal Matters

Trump to Add New Countries to Travel Ban

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND - U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration is preparing to announce the addition of several countries to a trave…

Fun & Games

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PLANS TO ADD NIGERIA AND SIX OTHER NATIONS TO TRAVEL BAN LIST: REPORTS

The Trump administration is planning to add seven countries - Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania - to its travel ban list…

Sales

Somalia humanitarian response plan to assist 3 million people in 2020

Mogadishu, The Federal Government of Somalia, the United Nations and humanitarian partners today launched the 2020 Somalia Humanitarian Response Plan …

Sales

Somalia humanitarian response plan to assist 3 million people in 2020 +pict

Mogadishu(SONNA) The Federal Government of Somalia, the United Nations and humanitarian partners today launched the 2020 Somalia Humanitarian Respon…

General

Somalia: Internal Displacements Monitored by Protection and Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) December 2019

The UNHCR-led PRMN implemented in partnership with NRC reported 61,000 new internal displacements in the month of December 2019. Of these, 46,000 were tr…