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22/06/2015 - Blog post
Colombia’s 50-year-old conflict – ongoing to this day – has displaced 6.24 million people, according to recent government figures. In several regions, Colombians continue to suffer forced recruitment, sexual violence, murders, kidnappings and severe...
29/04/2015 - Photo story
Civilians in Colombia continue to be affected by the humanitarian consequences of a protracted internal armed conflict: forced displacement, recruitment by armed groups, sexual violence, murder, kidnapping, restriction of movement, lack of access to...
27/04/2015 - Blog post
I just came back from Colombia where I saw first-hand the terrible humanitarian consequences of the protracted conflict between successive governments and many rebel groups and criminal gangs.
10/12/2014 - Blog post
Organised crime, climate change, disasters - Latin America is experiencing new realities and trends causing displacement. Ministers of Latin America, civil society and aid organisations gathered last week in Brazil to set up a roadmap to address...
10/12/2014 - Video
No refugee camps have existed in Latin America since the mid-1990s. As opposed to other continents, refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) live in towns and cities instead. Often, they're invisible to the world's eye. What are...
03/12/2014 - Video
No refugee camps have existed in Latin America since the mid-1990s. As opposed to other continents, refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) on this continent live in towns and cities instead. Often, they’re invisible to the world’s eye....
02/12/2014 - Video
The way Latin American governments will honour the 1984 'Cartagena Declaration' to protect refugees and displaced populations in the 21st century context is being discussed this week in Brazil. Colombia has the second largest population of...
01/12/2014 - Blog post
2014 marks 30 years of the ‘Cartagena Declaration on Refugees’, a regional document that established norms for the international protection of refugees. After Syria, Colombia has the most internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the world, and the...
17/10/2014 - Video
The EU and the World Food Programme (WFP) work together to ensure every familly can enjoy nutritious meals every day. In order to raise awareness to the topic of food assistance, the EU and WFP are presenting a photo exhibition, titled “The Family...
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16/10/2014 - Photo story
Five countries, three continents, one universal custom: sharing a family meal with loved ones. Photographer Chris Terry went in search of the ingredients of the family meal, visiting families in Ecuador, Chad, Niger, Jordan and Myanmar. Their meals...

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