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Iraq + 1 other
OCHA

UN launches $2.2 billion appeal for Iraq

The third revision of the Strategic Response Plan (SRP) aims to continue supporting the Government of Iraq in effectively addressing the humanitarian and protection needs of 5.2 million Iraqis across the country through 2015.

Turkey + 2 others
WFP

WFP mobilizes food for Syrians fleeing into Turkey and Iraq despite funding shortfalls

There is growing concern that the influx of new arrivals is further straining the agency’s ability to respond to more needs, with dwindling stocks and donations running out.

IDMC

Time to act on rising internal displacement in Ukraine - IDMC

Civil society groups have spearheaded the response, but their efforts are reaching their limits as a result of volunteer fatigue and limited financial resources and technical capacity.

UNCT Liberia

Stress on trade and markets has caused 17 percent price rise in basic goods

In October, WFP is targeting 272,000 beneficiaries across Liberia. Communities with high Ebola cases are worst hit in terms of food insecurity, market closures, high food prices and disrupted cross-border movement.

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