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Deputy Chief of Mission Jennifer Harhigh’s remarks to the Standing Committee of the International Development Law Organization (IDLO)

The rule of law and access to justice are fundamental to sustainable development and lasting peace.  Our discussion of IDLO’s work in Liberia – which the United States is proud to support – demonstrates this very clearly.  There is no food security, or water security, or personal security, without public trust in state institutions, and ...
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Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of Ukraine

We call for an immediate end to Russia’s continuing war against Ukraine and for Russia to facilitate unhindered humanitarian access in Ukraine and safe passage for those who seek to leave the cities where they are trapped.  Humanitarian aid deliveries must be allowed to continue without interference, and humanitarian workers must have safe passage to deliver ...
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U.S. Ambassador Cindy McCain visits humanitarian crisis response activities in southern Madagascar

The UN agencies and USAID are working together to build community resilience to climate shocks in Madagascar’s deep south, where the latest analysis suggests 1.47 million people – or 50 percent of the region’s population - are food insecure.
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Vice President Kamala Harris Announces Additional U.S. Funding to Respond to Humanitarian Needs in Ukraine and Eastern Europe

This additional assistance includes support to the UN World Food Program (WFP) to provide lifesaving emergency food assistance to meet immediate needs of hundreds of thousands affected by the invasion, including people who are displaced from their homes and who are crossing the border out of Ukraine.
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