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- Govt. Angola: More than 200,000 children to be vaccinated against polio in Angola. 13 Jul 2019
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- Govt. Angola: Over 200,000 children benefit from polio vaccine. 13 Jul 2019
- UNHCR: Angola: Inter-Agency Operational Update (1 – 31 May 2019). 12 Jul 2019
- UNHCR: 3Ws Lunda Norte – Who is doing What and Where (8 July 2019). 12 Jul 2019
- Govt. Angola: MPLA parliamentary group assesses drought in Huíla. 4 Jul 2019
- Govt. Angola: Angola: Biometric Registration Update as of 08 July 2019. 12 Jul 2019
Angola gained independence from Portugal in 1975. The internal conflict that ensued continued until 2002 and forced nearly 450 thousand refugees out of the country. AAR JAPANconducted surveys on the situation surrounding the returnees and established the AAR JAPAN Angola office in Luanda, the capital of Angola, in November 2003. We remain the only Japanese NGO in Angola.
Mine Risk Education
It has been said that About 15 million landmines are buried in Angola, a number that exceeds the Angolan population of 13.6 million.