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EU supports UN-led Connecting Business initiative to help private sector address crises, complex emergencies

he European Union (EU) has announced it will provide EUR450,000 (approx. US$530,000) through its Enhanced Response Capacity to the new UN-led Connecting Business initiative (CBi), which helps…  


96th Meeting of the Development Committee

Statement to the 96th Meeting of the Development Committee.  


Private sector & disaster risk reduction

Remarks for the opening panel at the UNGA High-Level Side Event “Collective private sector action for disaster risk reduction, emergency preparedness, response and recovery”  


UNDP Administrator's Statement on Natural Disasters and Climate Change: Managing Risks and Crises Differently

World Humanitarian Summit High Level Leaders Roundtable - Istanbul, Turkey  


UN agencies warn humanitarian needs growing in Syria and region: nearly US$8 billion urgently needed in 2016

With Syria’s war heading towards a 6th year and with no end to the conflict in sight, UN humanitarian and development agencies today appealed to member states for US$7.73 billion in vital new funding…  

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