21/03/2017 - Photo story
Malnutrition is responsible for around 35% of all deaths in children under the age of five worldwide.
24/02/2017 - News
The European Commission has announced additional assistance for the Lake Chad region in 2017 as humanitarian needs grow.
24/02/2017 - Photo story
The situation in northeast Nigeria is beyond alarming. An estimated 5.1 million people are in need of food assistance in 2017.
19/01/2017 - News
The European Commission has released €40 million in additional humanitarian aid to support the populations in the Lake Chad region in Africa.
14/10/2016 - News
Officials in Nigeria have confirmed that 21 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram in Nigeria two years ago have been released.
04/08/2016 - News
The European Commission is providing an additional €12.5 million in humanitarian aid to support people in Nigeria, Niger and Cameroon as they face a deteriorating humanitarian crisis. The new funding comes as violence by the terrorist group Boko...
15/07/2016 - News
The European Commission has today announced €58.2 million in humanitarian aid to support the populations in the Lake Chad region in Africa – a region heavily affected by Boko Haram violence and severe food insecurity.
14/07/2016 - News
Today the European Commission has announced over €145 million in humanitarian assistance for Africa's Sahel region in 2016 to address the basic needs of the populations, tackle malnutrition and provide food to the most vulnerable people.
04/07/2016 - Video
"I was about to start secondary school…when Boko Haram came. Our teachers told us to run back home. We had no more school that day. I had no more school for three years. Now I am going to school in Yola."
Ruth, aged 14, was forced to flee her home...
30/06/2016 - Video
Hamisu's village in north-east Nigeria was attacked by Boko Haram fighters, forcing his family to hide and abandon their home. "When I heard the shooting, I ran back home. The gunshots were like rain falling. Every man or boy that they saw they...