UN and partners call for action and support to help 60 million people affected by strong El Niño

By United Nations (UN)

With millions of people across the world affected by droughts, floods and other extreme weather events triggered by El Niño, the international community must act now to address urgent humanitarian needs and support building communities' resilience to future shocks, Stephen O'Brien, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, has said.