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Burkina Faso + 7 others
UNICEF

Violence keeps almost two million children in West and Central Africa out of school

Threats and attacks against students, teachers and schools – on education itself – are casting a forebidding shadow upon children, their families, their communities and society at large.

OSRSG Children and Armed Conflict

Increasing collaboration to break cycles of vulnerability and better protect children in armed conflict

A new report presents progress and issues of concern for conflict affected children between August 2018 and July 2019, as well as recommendations to the General Assembly.

NRC

Torrential rains destroy shelters for displaced people in northeast Nigeria

According to NRC's assessments, more than 6,800 people living in camps in Maiduguri have been hit by floods in recent weeks. In Dikwa, 500 people have been rendered homeless.

Venezuela + 1 other
OCHA

Funding urgently needed to maintain and expand the delivery of humanitarian assistance in Venezuela

As they scale up their capacity and presence in the South American country, some 63 operational partners, including UN agencies and NGOs, are reporting a limited amount of available resources.

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