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March 20, 2024

UN appeals for support as millions face food insecurity in East Africa

According to data from WFP, the level of food insecurity in the eastern Africa region has increased by 95 per cent compared to November 2019.

Poor and hungry Africans
March 14, 2024

Paris Club agrees to cancel Somalia’s $2 billion debt

The Paris Club has agreed to cancel more than $2 billion debt Somalia owed its members to help the East African country restore its debt sustainability.

March 13, 2024

Somalia to get $100 million from UN-backed Green Climate Fund

The United Nations-backed Green Climate Fund (GCF) is believed to be the world’s largest multilateral climate fund.

United Nations-backed Green Climate Fund
January 24, 2024

Germany demands solution to Sudan power struggle

With partners in East Africa, Ms Baerbock wants to explore ways to finally get the two generals who were enemies in Sudan to the negotiating table.

January 2, 2024

Somalia accuses Ethiopia of attacking its sovereignty

The Somali condemned cooperation plans announced by neighbouring Ethiopia and the breakaway region of Somaliland as an attack on its sovereignty.

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi
December 2, 2023

UN Security Council lifts arms embargo on Somalia

“The lifting of the arms embargo enables us to confront security threats

United Nations Security Council Logo
November 24, 2023

114 million people displaced by war, violence worldwide: UNHCR

“We must look within, work together to end conflicts.’’

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR)
November 8, 2023

Worst floods in decades kill dozens in Somalia

The death toll and number of people displaced were likely to rise further because floodwaters trapped many people, said the Somali Disaster Management Agency.

October 26, 2023

UN says 114 million people displaced by war, violence worldwide

As of June, the number of forcibly displaced individuals worldwide stood at 110 million, marking an increase of 1.6 million from the end of 2022.

October 11, 2023

UN General Assembly elects Burundi, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Malawi to Human Rights Council

The UN General Assembly on Tuesday elected 15 new countries to serve on the Human Rights Council, with Peru and Russia failing to secure a seat.

United Nations General- Assembly