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  • Comunidad humanitaria en Colombia se propone atender a más de un millón de personas en 2018
    Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)El Equipo Humanitario, sin capacidad para alcanzar los 4.9 millones de personas con necesidades humanitarias, se focalizará en los grupos más vulnerables en las zonas más ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • $515.6 millions nécessaires en 2018 pour l’aide humanitaire en République centrafricaine
    Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan, SudanPlus de 600,000 personnes étaient déplacées internes au mois de novembre 2017 et plus de 500,000 réfugiées ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • At least one in four Iraqi children impacted by conflict and poverty
    Source: UN Children's Fund Country: IraqMore than four million children have been impacted by extreme violence, 270 children killed last year alone. UNICEF calls for massive investment in education - a key for lasting peace.At the upcoming Kuwait conference, UNICEF ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • Concern grows for women and children fleeing Cameroon
    Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Cameroon, NigeriaRefugees fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria is on the rise with women and children representing about 80% of the population.This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • Nomadic communities suffer most as drought stalks Somaliland
    Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies Country: SomaliaYears of drought have spiralled Somaliland’s nomadic communities into a food crisis, causing most – if not all – of their camels, sheep and goats to die and, with ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • Support for agriculture is crucial to restore livelihoods in protracted crises
    Source: Institute of Development Studies Country: WorldThe agriculture sector holds great potential before, during and after crises such as conflict and disasters, to save lives, contribute to livelihoods and provide decent employment.Question What are the impacts of different approaches to ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-19
  • Hugo Slim: India’s Expertise and Influence Essential to Address Challenges of Autonomous Weapons
    Video | Dr Hugo Slim, Head of Policy and Humanitarian Diplomacy at the ICRC, visited New Delhi this week to speak at the Raisina Dialogue organised by the Ministry of External Affairs of India and the Observer Research Foundation 16-18 ... Read more
    Source: ICRCPublished on 2018-01-19
  • UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians in Syria
    Source: United Nations Country: Syrian Arab RepublicMore than half of the country’s basic infrastructure has been damaged or destroyed, and over 13 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance as a result of the seven-year conflict.The United Nations Special ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-18
  • Millions of children’s lives hang in the balance as South Sudan conflict grinds on, warns UNICEF chief
    Source: UN Children's Fund Country: South Sudan2.4 million children have been forced to flee their homes, and more than a quarter of a million children are severely malnourished and at imminent risk of death in the conflict-ravaged country.JUBA/NAIROBI/NEW YORK, 19 ... Read more
    Source: ReliefWebPublished on 2018-01-18
  • Concern grows for women and children fleeing Cameroon
    With the number of people fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria growing, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is increasingly concerned at the plight of women and children among them. Women ... Read more
    Source: UNHCRPublished on 2018-01-18