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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 04 – 11 March

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Philippines + 14 others
Asia-Pacific Humanitarian Bulletin 2013

The year was marked by 137 natural disasters in the region, compared with 93 separate events in 2012. The number of people killed by disasters was almost six times higher.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 25 February – 04 March

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World + 36 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 18 - 25 February

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 11 – 18 February

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 04 – 11 February

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 28 January – 04 February

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Myanmar + 2 others
Burma – Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #1 (FY) 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The U.N. calls for a full investigation amid reports that communal violence in Rakhine State resulted in more than 40 deaths in mid-January

  • Violence displaces approximately 3,500 people in Mansi Township, Kachin State

  • Fires in Burmese refugee camps in Thailand result in one death, increase pressure on refugees to return

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 21 - 28 January

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 14 - 21 January

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South Sudan + 36 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 07 – 14 January

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Recovering from floods, the story of seeds

Mr. Zaw is a 49 years-old farmer living in a small village at the border of Kyainn Seikgyi and Kyaikmayaw. He grew up doing farming until he took over his father’s business. He is taking care of his wife and four kids. Two of them are still in school while the older daughter is married. The oldest son helps Mr Zaw run the family business.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 17 December – 07 January

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Wind and rain ravage Shan state

By NANG MYA NADI

Extreme weather in Shan state has inundated farmlands and destroyed homes, wiping out crops in Kengtung for the third time this year.

Heavy rain lasting several days caused the Namhkun and Namhket creeks to overflow, flooding the surrounding farmlands and causing the collapse of two bridges, connecting Kattauk and Yangain villages, and Yangpauk and Wantpan villages.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 10 – 17 December

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 03 – 10 December

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Myanmar: Countrywide Displacement Snapshot (November 2013)

OVERVIEW

The inter-communal violence in June and October 2012 resulted in at least 143,000 people being displaced across Rakhine State. In addition, at least 36,000 vulnerable people in 113 isolated villages have no or limited access to job opportunities and basic services due to continued restrictions on movement.

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Chin State’s food insecurity has many causes

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IRIN

Food insecurity affects all nine townships of Chin State where 73 percent of the estimated 500,000 population live below the poverty line, according to government estimates.

IRIN:

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 26 November – 3 December

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Myanmar: Humanitarian Bulletin, October-November 2013 [EN/MY]

Clashes in Mansi in Myanmar's Kachin State led to the displacement of over 3,000 people. Meanwhile joint missions to non-government areas reached 26,000 people.

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