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IFRC

More than four million people at risk of food insecurity and disease in Bangladesh

Floods and landslides have damaged vital infrastructure, leaving hundreds of thousands stranded and without power and electricity. Food and clean water shortages are being reported.

UN News

Droughts leave millions food insecure in Zimbabwe, UN food agency scales up assistance

Assistance aims to reach 1.2 million people – 900,000 of whom live in areas affected by Cyclone Idai, 100,000 in areas affected by Cyclone Kenneth and 250,000 in areas affected by the drought.

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MSF

MSF helps address mounting health needs in Venezuela

Last month, MSF started assessing health needs in different parts of the country and began rehabilitating sections of the 302-bed Vargas hospital in the capital, Caracas.

IOM

Agencies address immediate shelter needs of newly displaced people in Burkina Faso

As of June 2019, nearly 220,000 persons were displaced, a number that has tripled since December 2018. By the end of the year, this number could reach 335,000.

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