UN says 4.9 million Somalis need support and 1.1 million remain internally displaced

El Niño is expected to prompt heavy rains and cause flooding, as well as drought conditions in coastal areas of Somaliland, which could severely compound the already fragile humanitarian situation in Somalia.


200,000 vulnerable civilians under 'virtual state of siege' in Taizz City

The UN humanitarian chief calls for unhindered delivery of life-saving assistance and protection to civilians as the humanitarian situation in the central Yemeni city is worsening.

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Community resilience in areas impacted by the Lord’s Resistance Army

The LRA has operated for more than two decades in Africa. Because of the long history of the conflict, many affected communities have evolved complex mechanisms to protect themselves.


WFP food reaches Luhansk after months of restricted humanitarian access

More convoys bringing food to Luhansk are planned after a 12-truck convoy reached the area for the first time since the suspension of humanitarian activities four months ago.

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