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OCHA

New concerns for population in Ukraine areas controlled by armed groups

The humanitarian community is deeply concerned by the Government calling for the closure and withdrawal of all governmental services and personnel from areas controlled by armed groups by 1 December.

UNHCR

Asia Pacific countries pledge a shared vision of civil registration for all by 2024

The vision to reduce barriers to civil registration, recognizes marginalized and hard-to-reach populations including refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless people.

IRIN

Hundreds of thousands displaced in North-eastern Nigeria

More than 400,000 people in northeastern Nigeria, who have been forced to flee their homes due to ongoing violence, are in "urgent need" of assistance, humanitarian agencies say.

FAO

Asia Pacific countries launch aquaculture plan to feed protein-hungry world

Countries have agreed on a regional strategy and action plan for the sustainable intensification of aquaculture for Asia and the Pacific, aiming to assist the nearly two thirds of the world's 800 million chronically undernourished people in the region.

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