Health & WASH

IHF allocates $34 million to support work of aid agencies in Iraq

The Iraq Humanitarian Fund (IHF) has allocated $34 million to support the humanitarian...

UNAIDS reports slow progress on the 2020 HIV targets

UNAIDS’ new report ‘Miles to go—closing gaps, breaking barriers,...

Infant mortality in Brazil is increasing for the first time since 1990

The number of infant deaths has risen in Brazil for the first time since 1990 a recent...

Less than 15% of children seeking asylum on the Greek Islands received an education in 2017

A report by Human Rights Watch reveals that asylum-seeking children in Greece are...

1 in 3 people still do not have adequate sanitation

The UN high-level political forum (HLPF) is held annually to focus on different and...

Millions of people in India are facing the worst water crisis in history

Water has become costly in India due to weak infrastructure and a national water shortage....

75% of South Sudanese children have known nothing but war - UNICEF

After South Sudan gained independence in 2011, becoming the world’s youngest...

1.3 Million Afghan Children May Lose Protection from Polio Immunization

Insurgent bans may prevent hundreds of thousands of children in Afghanistan from receiving...

Ineffective health care may occur across all Member States, WHO warns

A new report conducted by the World Health Organization(WHO) and partners revealed...

Have your say in the 10 Year Sector Review!

To celebrate the 10 year Anniversary of the AIDF Global Summit, Aid & International...

New drug could prevent thousands of deaths during childbirth

A study partly led by the World Health Organisation has found that a new drug could...

WMO to increase action on water

The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has amended its water strategy in light...

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