The Norwegian Refugee Council has warned in a new report that the world is paying too little attention to a slew of mass displacements of people across Africa, risking starvation deaths and prolonging conflicts. The AFP news agency quotes the aid group as saying there were no high-level meetings or donor conferences about the around 27 million people who went hungry last year in the DRC, the most-neglected country on the list for the second year running, or the conflict in the country’s east, and only 44 percent of the $2 billion requested by the UN for humanitarian aid was received. By contrast, the NRC highlighted that it took just one day this March for a humanitarian appeal for Ukraine to be almost fully funded. To read more about this story visit the News Blog page on the Future Media website.