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International Humanitarian Aid Totaled Nearly $29 Billion in 2018

International humanitarian assistance totaled a record $28.9 billion in 2018, an increase of 30 percent since 2014, but up just 1 percent on a year-over-year basis, a study by Development Initiatives finds.


Helping Survivors in Idlib Province, Syria

More than 70 persons have died after an apparent chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib Province, Syria, on April 4, 2017. Another 100 are in hospitals receiving treatment for injuries suffered in the bombing, and the number of other injured may exceed 400.