Colombia: Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 13, 1 – 28 Feb 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

• ICRC President visits Colombia, states that work remains to be done to respond to armed violence.

• Armed violence is steady in February compared with January.

• A 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits the southwest Pacific coast, affecting a conflict-prone region.

• Child protection and shelter identified as important needs.

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