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Up to 17.8 million people internally displaced because of conflict, disasters in Africa

Internal displacement in Africa has reached unprecedented levels; the conflict and disaster events in 2019 suggest the number of displacements is likely to continue rising.


Heavy flooding causes extreme destruction and ongoing displacement in South Sudan

Nearly one million people have been drastically affected by flash floods following unprecedented rainfall. Thousands have been displaced and seen their livelihoods destroyed.


IOM responds as deep winter compounds hardship of conflict-affected in Ukraine

More than 12,000 people in the non-government-controlled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions will get enough coal to keep their homes heated to 18°C when it is minus 20°C outside.


IFRC puts climate change at centre of new 10-year strategy

Strategy 2030 places 'climate change and environmental crises’ at the top of a list of global challenges that must be addressed in the next decade, followed by ‘evolving crises and disasters’.

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