Reuters | , New York
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2021 03:08 PM IST
United Nations hopes to raise some $3.85 billion at a virtual pledging event to avert what Lowcock says would be a large-scale "man-made" famine, the worst the world will have seen for decades.
United Nations | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2020 03:16 PM IST
Mark Lowcock, UN humanitarian chief, said about 700 million people — 10 per cent of the world’s population — are most vulnerable and concentrated in about 30 to 40 countries which already receive humanitarian assistance.