FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SETS TO LAUNCH PEACE FRAMEWORK FOR EFFECTIVE HUMANITARIAN INTERVENTIONS

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The Federal Government is set to introduce a framework that will enable timely, effective humanitarian interventions between the government, humanitarian and security agencies.

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Sadiya Umar Farouq at a virtual briefing to introduce the National Humanitarian Development Peace Framework to United Nations Member states on humanitarian situations in Nigeria explained that the initiative is designed to restore peace and stability in Nigeria.

She further explained that the framework is a national and innovative home-grown approach to proactively address critical humanitarian and development challenges at the community, state, and federal levels”.

Noting that the framework developed with the support of UNOCHA and other critical international and national humanitarian stakeholders will address root causes of conflict, by coherently addressing socio-economic vulnerabilities, to ensure sustainable peace, stability, and development in the country when launched.

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