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02 Jun 2017 description
UN Secretary General called on donors to urgently increase their assistance, as humanitarian aid, including food aid, is a "lifeline" for tens of thousands of refugees from Western Sahara.
04 Nov 2015 description
report UN General Assembly
Amid record numbers of people displaced by war, humanitarian actors are struggling to provide assistance, resulting in a growing gap between requirements and resources.
28 Apr 2015 description
report Oxfam
Forty years after the crisis began, the social pressures on the people who live in these camps - and the problems concerning their humanitarian situation - are becoming ever more unbearable.
02 Jul 2013 description
report UN General Assembly
In addition, the new United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) will receive $366.77 million for the first six months.
18 Jun 2013 description
2012 proves to have been the most successful in recent times as far as the opening of negotiations and peace processes. 46.3% of the 54 analyzed negotiations were resolved favorably.
15 Jan 2013 description
report UN Security Council
Continuing change around the Arab world sparks a second year of tumultuous transitions.
04 Jan 2013 description
General Situation during December 2012 Forecast until mid-February 2013 The Desert Locust Situation improved in the Sahel of West Africa as locust numbers declined during December due to control operations in Niger and Mauritania and drying conditions. On the other hand, the situation remained...
12 Oct 2012 description
DESERT LOCUST WARNING! Swarms forming in the Sahel Desert Locust swarms are present in Chad and should start forming shortly in Niger and Mali. The swarms are expected to move towards North-West Africa in the coming weeks. Although unusually favourable ecological conditions allowed two generations...
09 Jan 2012 description
FOREWARD This Programming Handbook is a detailed description of the working of UNMAS at headquarters and in the field meant to facilitate the work of UNMAS staff and to allow external partners to understand the working of UNMAS in addressing the landmine and ERW problem globally. The processes...
11 May 2011 description
The brief analyses the challenges and opportunities -- after 35 years of protracted displacement and encampment -- for the Sahrawi refugees, their political representatives and international actors. The paper challenges assumptions and representations of conditions and dynamics in the camps. Dr...