The provision of dignity kits is part of the DSWD’s efforts to provide immediate assistance to more than 13,000 families affected by torrential rains in the Visayas and Mindanao
MANILA, Philippines (Jan. 19, 2017) — Hygiene supplies called “dignity kits” will be distributed to families evacuated from flooded areas in Mindanao and Visayas, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on Wednesday, January 18. Continue reading What’s inside DSWD’s ‘dignity kits’ for flood victims?
‘The convoy was travelling from Bama to Maiduguri in Borno State, Nigeria, returning from delivering desperately needed assistance when it was ambushed,’ UNICEF says
LAGOS, Nigeria (July 30, 2016) — A United Nations humanitarian convoy was ambushed by Boko Haram jihadists Thursday, July 28, in Nigeria’s restive northeast, leaving several people wounded, the UN children’s agency and the Nigerian army said. Continue reading UN humanitarian convoy in Nigeria ambushed by Boko Haram