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FEWS NET + 1 other

FEWS NET issues famine warning for Somalia

In a worst-case scenario where the 2017 Gu season performs very poorly, purchasing power declines to levels seen in 2010/11, and aid is unable to reach populations in need, Famine (IPC Phase 5) would be expected.

Govt. Ethiopia + 1 other

Ethiopia seeks US$948 million to help 5.6 million people

The 2017 HRD presents prioritises plans in water and sanitation, agriculture, relief food, nutrition, health, education, protection, and shelter and non-food items in the affected areas.

Turkey + 1 other
ECHO

Cash-based aid gives refugees in Turkey dignity and choice

The Emergency Social Safety Net is a partnership between Turkish and international actors, with €348 million in funds. Turkey hosts 3 million people who have fled war and poverty.

World + 13 others
CARE

The 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2016

CARE's new report features food crises in Eritrea, Madagascar, DPRK and Papua New Guinea; conflicts in Burundi, Lake Chad Basin, DR Congo, CAR, Sudan and monsoon floods in Bangladesh.

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