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Four generations of Sahrawis: Telhi

29/05/2015
“I spent five years studying in Libya. It was a boarding school, and we were all girls. At the time, we could only study in the camp to age eleven...
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Four generations of Sahrawis: Fatima

28/05/2015
“The biggest problem living here is the heat. The climate, in general, is very challenging and the big sirocco winds are the hardest. It’s very...
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Four generations of Sahrawis: Muina

27/05/2015
“I came here with four small children with me. My father and husband were not with us; they were both in the army and when the fighting got worse,...
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Four generations of Sahrawis: Mohammed

26/05/2015
“Before I was a shepherd with many animals. But we had to leave our home because of the war, and I had to leave all my animals there.  It was a...
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Vietnam: How cash transfers helped families rebuild their lives after Typhoon Wutip

19/05/2015
When Typhoon Wutip hit her house in Hung Trach commune, the situation was “worse than a B-52 Bomber raid”, recalled Than thi Vinh, who lived through...
28/05/2015
Haiti is located on the second-largest island in the Caribbean – the most hurricane-prone sea in the world. Floods, massive mudslides and earthquakes...
26/05/2015
Located in the hurricane belt and surrounded by tectonic plates, the Caribbean is often impacted by natural hazards. Between 1980 and 2013, over 20...

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A lifeline for undocumented Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
A lifeline for undocumented Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
22/05/2015
Over the last week, the world has been following the tragic fate of thousands of migrants drifting in the Andaman Sea after being abandoned by...
20/05/2015
Malnutrition rates in many regions of Sudan are beyond emergency levels and disease outbreaks are common. Access to food for the most vulnerable...

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Photo credit: UNICEF Turkey
Photo credit: UNICEF Turkey
07/05/2015
Turkey hosts the largest number of refugees from the Syria crisis – more than 1.75 million people. While official registration allows refugees to...
29/05/2015
On 23 February 2015, the 'Family Meal - What brings us together?' photo exhibition was opened at the European Parliament by the UN World Food...
21/05/2015
Almost 4 million Syrians have fled to neighbouring countries since the start of the conflict in March 2011. Lebanon hosts around 1.2 million...
20/05/2015
Only three years ago, Achta lived with her husband and their nine children in the small rural village of Dadabaye, in northern Chad. The family had a...
18/05/2015
Approximately 80 percent of Syrian refugees in Jordan live in urban areas in the north of the country, while the remaining 20 percent live in the Za’...
08/05/2015
Nzérékoré is by population the second largest city in Guinea after the capital Conakry. It is the largest city in the south-eastern region of Guinée...