Glossary

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  • Unaccompanied and separated children (UASC)

    Children who are not in the company of parents or another adult caregiver in a situation of displacement.

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  • United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

    The volunteer arm of the UN which serves as an operational partner in development cooperation and humanitarian aid at the request of UN member States. It deploys qualified volunteers to different UN organizations. 

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  • Unmet need (RBM term)

    The needs that may not be met if funding falls short of the ExCom-approved budget (potential gaps).

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