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OCHA + 1 other

Likely La Niña event will lead to further deterioration in food security - UN

This update of the “Call for Aid” seeks to mobilize further response to avert a deterioration of the situation due to prolonged effects of drought in most affected areas.

MSF

Niger floods leave hundreds of families homeless with increased risk of disease

The sheer scale of the floods has left over 11,000 people vulnerable. The risks of malnutrition and communicable diseases such as malaria, diarrhoea, and respiratory ailments need to be addressed.

Disaster:Niger: Floods - Jul 2016 + more
DDG + 1 other

Historic peace agreement will rid Colombia of landmines

Colombia has registered more than 11.000 accidents maiming a large number of civilians between 1990 and 2015 and is currently one of the most mine-affected countries in the world.

OCHA

Two years after the 2014 Gaza hostilities, UN agencies call for greater flow of aid

In a report released today, UN agencies document collective progress made in the last two years, as well as some of the remaining challenges in the recovery and reconstruction effort.

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