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19 Jan 2018 description
The agriculture sector holds great potential before, during and after crises such as conflict and disasters, to save lives, contribute to livelihoods and provide decent employment.
14 Dec 2017 description
The number of people who fled their homes grew from 492,000 in 2012 to well over 1.5 million in 2016. There were more than 650,000 new conflict displacements in 2016 alone.
07 Dec 2017 description
The Tracker is intended to promote greater understanding of events in a country facing increased violence where 922,000 people were displaced last year, more than anywhere else in the world.
30 Nov 2017 description
ACAPS has identified 12 countries likely to face deteriorating humanitarian situations in 2018 and a further six countries where crises are already severe and likely to continue in a similar trend.
24 Nov 2017 description
In light of serious reports of human rights violations, including crimes against humanity, committed by Myanmar security forces ... agencies believe a special session is imperative.
21 Nov 2017 description
The estimates of natural disaster economic damages (US$ 154 billion) place last year as the fifth costliest since 2006, 12% above the 2006-2015 annual average.
10 Nov 2017 description
report Germanwatch
In 2016, Haiti was hit by the strongest hurricane in over 50 years and Fiji was struck by Cyclone Winston. Thus Haiti ranks first and Fiji third in the index of the most-affected countries in 2016.
12 Oct 2017 description
Global hunger levels have fallen more than a quarter since 2000; however, eight countries suffer from extremely alarming or alarming levels of hunger.
03 Oct 2017 description
With the commitment of cholera-affected countries, technical partners and donors, as many as 20 countries could eliminate disease transmission by 2030.
14 Sep 2017 description
A new risk report on armed violence in Côte d’Ivoire predicts the likelihood of displacement of civilians internally and into neighbouring communities and countries if violence escalates.
08 Sep 2017 description
Illinois State University recently led a team in the development of a new resource, the Humanitarian Symbology Scorecard, to assist organizations with the design of crisis response maps. 
04 Sep 2017 description
Sixty-two organizations state that an inquiry should be given the mandate to establish the facts and circumstances of alleged violations of international human rights and humanitarian law.
16 Aug 2017 description
More rain is likely to fall until the end of the rainy season in November, which could lead to further flooding. The risk of waterborne diseases is high, and compounded by a poor health system.
06 Jul 2017 description
As of 5 July, official figures show over 390,000 people have been affected in over 850 villages across 15 out of 32 districts, while just under 45,000 people are in 160 temporary shelters.
12 Jun 2017 description
Armed conflicts last longer, are more violent and are more difficult to solve, according to a new analysis, which found ​2016 to be the fifth most deadly year on record in a quarter-century.
31 May 2017 description
The outbreak of dengue fever, with already more than twice the number of cases as the same time period in 2016, will be aggravated by damaged health facilities and water logging due to flooding.
25 May 2017 description
Floods during the rainy season from June-October will affect about 200,000 people, mostly in southern Sudan. Particularly vulnerable are 2.3 million IDPs and about 400,000 South Sudanese.
22 May 2017 description
The donation of improved varieties of cowpea, soybean, maize, millet, sorghum, and rice to the Borno state government is part of ongoing humanitarian efforts in northeast Nigeria.
19 May 2017 description
The continued presence of groups responsible for the conflict indicates further violence is likely. Long-term displacement could disrupt planting activities and lead to further food insecurity.