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31 Dec 2017 description
The unstable electricity has caused life-saving medical equipment to stop functioning, affects blood collection, storage and transportation, and puts the treatment of sewage at risk.
30 Dec 2017 description
Households worst-affected by conflict at the periphery of the Sambisa axis in the northeast of Nigeria have been unable to engage in normal livelihood activities for several consecutive seasons.
29 Dec 2017 description
WHO, WFP and UNICEF appeal for humanitarian access and an end to conflict as 75 per cent of population are now in need of urgent humanitarian assistance.
29 Dec 2017 description
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Challenges facing UN peacekeepers include the need for better training and equipment for intelligence gathering and situational awareness, as well as working closer with local communities.
29 Dec 2017 description
On the UN vision of reform, the ICRC highlights protection as essential to development and peace, as well as to neutral, impartial and independent humanitarian action.
28 Dec 2017 description
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res meses después de que el huracán María asolara Dominica, la población sigue muy afectada. Sin embargo, la fase post-emergencia representa una serie de oportunidades para reconstruir mejor y aumentar la resiliencia de la isla caribeña.
28 Dec 2017 description
De los 50 trabajos iniciados, 17 ya están finalizados, todos relacionados con limpieza y canalización de ríos, quebradas o lagunas y reconstrucción de diques.
28 Dec 2017 description
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A National Communication Plan was developed by UNICEF and partners with prevention messages broadcast through community relays, churches, radios and schools reaching an estimated 382,000 people.
28 Dec 2017 description
The evacuation came after an agreement was reached between the parties to the conflict to evacuate 29 people. So far, 16 patients have been medically evacuated from Eastern Ghouta to Damascus.
28 Dec 2017 description
The parties to the conflict have an obligation to spare civilians and civilian infrastructure as required by international humanitarian law, says Jamie McGoldrick.
28 Dec 2017 description
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In conflicts around the world, children have become frontline targets, used as human shields, killed, maimed and recruited to fight.
27 Dec 2017 description
Se activó el Plan de Nacional de Emergencia con un presupuesto inicial de 15 millones de bolivianos para la asistencia humanitaria a familias afectadas por deslizamientos, riadas y otros desastres naturales.
27 Dec 2017 description
Reaching people in the remote corners of crisis-affected countries comes down to the creativity, flexibility and tenacity of ordinary aid workers and local first responders.
27 Dec 2017 description
The ongoing militarization of Mindanao in the Philippines is having a massive and potentially irreversible impact on the human rights of some of the island’s indigenous Lumad communities.
27 Dec 2017 description
En Colombia viven 102 diferentes pueblos indígenas, un tercio de los cuales, incluyendo los awá, están en riesgo de extinción por causa del conflicto y el desplazamiento forzado, según la Corte Constitucional nacional.
27 Dec 2017 description
In 2018, the nutrition cluster will continue to focus on life-saving and resilience-building activities amid an unprecedented drought.
27 Dec 2017 description
The emergence and the spread of diphtheria show how vulnerable Rohingya refugees are. Further disease outbreaks are likely if the refugees’ living conditions don’t improve.
27 Dec 2017 description
The multi-year funding arrangement will enable WFP to continue to support internally displaced people in Darfur who have not had regular access to food for many years.
26 Dec 2017 description
Por el momento, la institución de protección civil mantiene habilitados 20 albergues en el territorio guatemalteco. Las bajas temperaturas permanecerán hasta principios de marzo próximo en Guatemala, según fuentes oficiales.
26 Dec 2017 description
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In the first 10 days of November, an average of 6 children were either killed or maimed each day. The Country Task Force on Monitoring and Reporting documented a 32 per cent increase in verified cases compared to October.