Aid groups blast UN Security Council over toothless resolutions

Aid groups' frustrations on the U.N. Security Council's inability to effectively implement its resolutions can be summarized in one question: "What good is a resolution to a mother whose house has been bombed and children are hungry if it is ignored and undermined?"

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.