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Delivering Hope to Refugees in Uganda

Malaria is the number one killer of refugees in Africa. For people who have lost so much, a bed net can mean life or death. I traveled to Uganda...

Phone calls and nets comfort DRC refugees

We're helping more than 60,000 refugees in Uganda who fled the conflict in Democractic Republic of Congo by giving them protective bed nets and...

Net distribution impact reaches far & wide

In the fall of 2008, our Nothing But Nets campaign helped to distribute 855,000 insecticide-treated bed nets as part of an integrated...

$1 Can Keep Measles Away

In many parts of the world, mothers still fear that they may lose their children to measles. An estimated 540 children die each day from the...

Rapid Hurricane Response: Haiti

Summer 2008 was a tough time for Haiti. In August and September 2008, three consecutive hurricanes "Gustav, Hanna and Ike" devastated the island...

Connecting in the Midst of a Disaster

Heavy flooding along Mozambique's Zambezi River displaced nearly 300,000 Mozambicans from their homes in early 2008. Water levels were so high...

Youth Get in the Game to Send Bed Nets

Think a five year old can't make a difference in the world? See how Spencer is saving lives by saving pennies.

Somalia Successfully Eliminates Polio

Somalia undertook a massive effort to eradicate polio. Learn about the vaccination effort led by 10,000 Somalis.

Video: It Just Takes Two Drops

The UN Foundation’s participation in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative includes providing $200 million to reduce the geographic...

Rebuilding lives and livelihoods in Mexico

When a category 5 hurricane devastated the mostly Mayan community of Sian Ka'an, Mexico, we appealed to our supporters and partners. The...

 
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