"2013 was a real test of the global humanitarian system, and there is no indication that 2014 will be any different,"
The UN's humanitarian chief Valerie Amos has warned of an unprecedented global crisis in 2014. She called for increased support for millions displaced by conflict and natural disasters. Valerie Amos warned Thursday that millions at the beginning of 2014 were facing severe hardship either as internally displaced people or as refugees. "2013 was a real test of the global humanitarian system, and there is no indication that 2014 will be any different," Amos told reporters in New York...
The world today is definitely not a paradise. Hunger, abuse, poverty, pollution, and other dangers are all too common. Granted, the world never has and probably never will be perfect, but that is no excuse to not try to make it as good a place as you can. You can help to create a better world for the future. And it's not as hard as you think.