UN estimates 274 million people worldwide will need emergency assistance by 2022

View of the city of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on November 3. TIKSA NEGERI / REUTERS In a world affected by Covid-19, conflict and climate change, the UN will need at least $ 41 billion in 2022 to rescue 183 million of the most vulnerable people, the Office for the Coordination of Human Rights has estimated. … Read more

In Tunisia, President Kaïs Saïed ensures “preparing the exit” from the state of emergency

President Kaïs Saïed in Tunis, in September 2019. MUHAMMAD HAMED / REUTERS Tunisian President Kaïs Saïed assured “Prepare for the trip” of the state of emergency in force since July 25, during a telephone conversation with the head of American diplomacy Antony Blinken, the Tunisian presidency said Sunday, November 21. Tunisia “Prepare the next steps” … Read more

Manchester United sinks again at Watford (4-1), an emergency meeting organized to discuss Solskjaer’s future

End clap for Solskjaer? A crisis meeting of Manchester United management is to be held on Saturday evening to decide the fate of the Norwegian coach, the English press said after this new game completely failed against the Hornets, 17th before this meeting. It’s hard not to believe that the players gave up on him … Read more

Anti-Covid pills: European Medicines Agency approves emergency use of Merck, studies Pfizer

A pill against Covid-19 from the American laboratory Merck was approved on November 19, 2021, in emergency cases, by the European Medicines Agency. HANDOUT / REUTERS On the edge of a new wave of coronavirus contaminations, as the health pass spreads across Europe, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) approved, Friday, November 19, the use, in … Read more

Floods in Canada: state of emergency and dispatch of the army to reinforce the west of the country

A tractor drives along a flooded western Canadian road in Abbotsford, British Columbia, November 17, 2021. JENNIFER GAUTHIER / REUTERS John Horgan, the premier of British Columbia in western Canada, declared a state of emergency on Wednesday, November 17, after torrential rains on Sunday and Monday caused landslides and flooding, killing at least one person. … Read more

Afghan refugees: “Faced with the horror, faced with the emergency, a change of policy is necessary”

Tribune. It was in the middle of August. Kabul had just fallen into the hands of the Taliban. It started with a few phone calls: colleagues and friends asked us to help one of their relatives, Afghan brothers or sisters, to evacuate them as quickly as possible from Afghanistan, before the American troops withdrew on … Read more

In the Le Mans emergency room, stand firm despite medical desertification

By Camille Stromboni Posted today at 5:00 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers ReportageWhile the four emergency services around the capital of Sarthe are under great tension, the usual fragile balance is upset in this post-Covid re-entry, with in particular increasing attendance figures. “I’ll put you in a bed, sir”, repeats a nurse, with the firm … Read more

COP26, day 5: thousands of young people in the streets to cry out about the climate emergency and denounce the “bla-bla-bla” of the leaders

Climate protest in Glasgow, November 5, 2021. DANNY LAWSON / AP Find every day at the end of the day the highlights of the 26e United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP) for the climate, to be held until November 12, as well as insights from journalists from the World. What you must remember : … Read more

Ethiopia: government declares state of emergency across the country

The conflict in Tigray, which erupted in November 2020, has seen a dramatic turnaround in recent months. EDUARDO SOTERAS / AFP The situation in northern Ethiopia is deteriorating day by day. Fighting between pro-government forces and Tigrayan rebels raged on Tuesday, November 2, a few hundred kilometers north of Addis Ababa, where authorities in the … Read more