Niger

Africa: FY 2015 Notice of Funding Opportunity for NGO Programs Benefiting Nigerian Refugees in Niger

Africa: FY 2015 Notice of Funding Opportunity for NGO Programs Benefiting Nigerian Refugees in Niger     WASHINGTON, January 30, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration January 29, 2015   Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-15-005-050779 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 – Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs […]

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Drought Triggers Arc Insurance Payout in Sahel Ahead of Humanitarian Aid

ARC Insurance Company Limited (ARC Ltd) will pay US $25 million in drought insurance claims to three countries in the Sahel this month. Mauritania, Niger and Senegal

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WCC condemns attacks on churches in Niger

GENEVA, Switzerland, January 22, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Attacks in Niger, resulting in the destruction of more than 70 churches and the killing of an undetermined number of people, were strongly condemned by the World Council of Churches (WCC). These events have come as repercussions following the Charlie Hebdo attack and the “Je suis […]

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U.S. Condemns Violence in Niger

The United States strongly condemns the violence that occurred in Niger on January 16 and 17 during protests against the depiction of the Prophet Mohamed in the French journal Charlie Hebdo

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Vatican / Appeal for Niger

The Pope launched an appeal for prayer for the victims of the events of recent days in beloved Niger

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Niger : Massive food-aid project for people fleeing conflict in Nigeria

Violence and conflict in north-eastern Nigeria continue to affect both local residents and displaced people in Niger’s far south-eastern Diffa region.

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