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22/11/2017
In April 2014, conflict between armed groups and government forces broke out in eastern Ukraine and continue to this day.

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Nigeria cholera outbreak
17/11/2017

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Rohignyas in Bangladesh © WFP/Saikat_Mojumder
Rohignyas in Bangladesh © WFP/Saikat_Mojumder
30/10/2017
Since late August, Bangladesh has witnessed an unprecedented influx of Rohingya refugees arriving in Bangladesh's southern border district of Cox’s Bazar following the latest bouts of violence in Myanmar’s neighbouring Rakhine state.

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Mauritanie education in emergencies by José Cendon
24/10/2017
Since conflict erupted in Mali in 2012, neighboring Mauritania has also suffered its consequences: it hosts more than 50 000 Malian refugees, half of which are children.

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DRC e-vouchers by NRC
16/10/2017
DR Congo tops the list of countries with the most internally displaced people. Of the 3.8 million who are displaced, more than half a million live in the North Kivu province, where numerous armed groups continue to terrorise the population.

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Supporting drought resilience in Cuba
13/10/2017
Cuba has been fighting the worst drought in a century. Caused by the weather phenomenon of El Nino, the drought has depleted the island’s reservoirs, destroyed thousands of crops and affected more than one million people across the country.

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Warchild education
04/10/2017
An estimated 7 million children inside the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are denied a chance to learn.

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Sahelian belt in Chad by WFP
02/10/2017
In the Lake Chad Basin (Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria) more than 7 million people need food assistance, up from 3 million last year. As malnutrition rates rise to alarming levels in all four countries, over half a million children are suffering...

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Protecting Palesinians in the West Bank by Peter Biro
02/10/2017
This year marks 50 years of Israeli occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip. As the low-intensity conflict between Palestinians and Israelis continues, an estimated two million people—out of a total population of 4.8 million...

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Trauma care in Afghanistan
29/09/2017
Considered one of the epicentres of the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan, the southern province of Helmand has for decades suffered violent fighting, which has resulted in a number of civilian victims. Despite high numbers of war-wounded casualties,...

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