The U.N. has warned of the risk of famine in Yemen, but humanitarian organizations say lack of access and information across the country will make it difficult to properly assess the situation.
Member countries have been asked to mobilize their own resources and deliver quality administrative data. Countries will be asked to support the 2020 world population and housing census to improve the baseline of data and move it forward.
Hundreds of delegates gathered in London Thursday to discuss solutions to the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked the aid sector in recent months — but not all went to plan.
As global hunger is on the rise, Lawrence Haddad and Dr. David Nabarro won the 2018 World Food Prize for their work in elevating the importance of nutrition within the first 1,000 days of life.
Santiago Levy was the vice president of sectors and knowledge for 10 years at the Inter-American Development Bank. Levy sat down with Devex as he retired in September.
An independent body of international experts acknowledged the challenging situation in North Kivu, the center of the current Ebola outbreak in Congo — but said "not a single case has been exported" to date and advised against the declaration of a public health emergency.