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Save the Children + 1 other

How the Syria conflict is driving more children into the workforce

A new report released by Save the Children and UNICEF shows that inside Syria, children are now contributing to the family income in more than three quarters of surveyed households.

IFRC

Thousands forced to evacuate as severe floods hit Rakhine State

An estimated 13,000 people are affected by the floods, with over 8,500 evacuated so far. The state of Rakhine is the worst-hit, with 11,500 people affected and five deaths reported.

World + 1 other
IRIN

The most important aid organisation you've never heard of

A new body could revolutionise how Saudi Arabia gives hundreds of millions of dollars in emergency aid annually, fundamentally reshaping the way the country responds to global crises.

OCHA

Pacific: Calls for stronger partnerships with vulnerable communities

More than 140 delegates from across the Pacific met this week for the seventh of eight regional consultations ahead of the first World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul in May 2016.

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