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IOM

Almost 40,000 migrants have died since 2000 - IOM

IOM calls on all governments to address what it describes as “an epidemic of crime and victimization” in a new report, Fatal Journeys: Tracking Lives Lost During Migration.

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EC

New EU trust fund projects to deliver support to Central African Republic

The projects will ensure better access to health for 760,000 people; create jobs and rehabilitate damaged infrastructure in Bangui; and empower women and work towards their economic inclusion.

IRIN

Sana'a power vacuum hampers aid response

There has been no final tally of families displaced in the fighting, but the Yemen Red Crescent Society's initial estimates put the internally displaced persons figure at 3,000 households.

IRIN

Number of polio cases heading into record territory

According to figures from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, 166 cases of polio have been verified this year, compared with 28 at the same time last year.

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