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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 16-22 July

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DR Congo UNHCR Fact Sheet 30 June 2014

UNHCR operational highlights

• A UNHCR-OCHA mission from Geneva and New York visited Kinshasa, from 10-11 June 2014, for the official roll-out of the new Refugee Coordination Model (RCM), which is a result of the joint UNHCR-OCHA Note on Mixed Solutions: Coordination in Practice, in Democratic Republic of Congo. The overall goal was to introduce the new RCM, reflect on existing coordination practices and the current interface between refugee and IASC coordination, as well as identifying lessons learned and good practices to assist future field application.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 9 - 15 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 2 - 8 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 18-24 June

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The Role of Citizenship in Addressing Refugee Crises in Africa’s Great Lakes Region

(20 June 2014) On the occasion of World Refugee Day, the International Refugee Rights Initiative (IRRI) is launching a paper aimed at policy makers dealing with refugees. Based on nine case studies across the region carried out by IRRI over six years, it contends that the framework of citizenship can contribute positively to a better understanding of, and better policy responses to, forced displacement in Africa’s Great Lakes region.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 12-17 June 2014

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 4 - 11 June

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 28 May – 03 June

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Global May 2014 Price Watch and Annex

Key Messages

  • In West Africa, 2013/14 grain harvests were near-average in the Sahel and trade flows and market supplies were average in March. Below-average production in Mauritania, eastern Niger, and northern Chad resulted in atypical price increases. Rice imports from international markets contributed food availability in coastal countries (Pages 3-5).

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 21 – 27 May

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 13 – 20 May

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Global Overview 2014: People internally displaced by conflict and violence

Report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre says this figure equates to a staggering increase of 4.5 million from 2012, signalling a record high for the second year running.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 7 - 13 May

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Global Weather Hazards Summary May 9-15, 2014

Dryness developing across northwestern, northeastern and southern parts of Haiti

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 30 April – 6 May

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