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When big disasters strike, we need donations from the public to fund our work. Find out how you can help us support survivors.
Parents are watching their children go hungry across Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya and South Sudan. They need our help and they need it now.
climate and conflict are causing widespread hunger >
The refugee crisis in Europe continues to escalate. Hundreds of thousands of people are in desperate need of help.
How we're helping across the continent >
Hurricane Matthew tore through the Caribbean causing widespread destruction at the start of October. Haiti was particularly badly affected.
More about the Hurricane Matthew appeal >
The Lake Chad crisis may not be making headlines, but millions of people are in need of help across Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad.
Find out more about the crisis and our appeal >
More than 13 million people are in need of help as the Syria conflict enters its seventh year. Around 6.3 million people have been forced from their homes.
More about the Syria appeal >
Conflict has left the country in turmoil and resulted in a vast humanitarian crisis. Find out how we're helping.
See why we've launched an appeal >
More than two million people have had to flee their homes due to conflict in South Sudan. Many more are in urgent need of humanitarian help.
More about the South Sudan appeal >
Conflict in Iraq has forced more than 800,000 people from their homes. Many of those affected urgently need food, clean water, healthcare and shelter.
How are we helping? >
We are working in several countries to help communities recover from devastating disasters.
More on our recovery work >
Find out how we've made a difference to millions of people, thanks to the public's support.
More on our past appeals >
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