UN increases emergency funds request

UN increases emergency funds request

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 (Press Shia) – UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, will make his annual request for funds for the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), a mechanism that is aimed at alleviating suffering caused by conflicts and disasters.The diplomat will demand $1 billion USD at a high-level conference on the Fund established in 2006, an unprecedented amount of money, because since its...