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Shining the spotlight on 5 neglected emergencies

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Cyclone Enowa in Madagascar, March 2017. © UNOCHA/Johnnah Raniriniaina

At this time of the year, people and institutions take a step back to reflect on what’s been achieved and how to do things differently.

For those of us in the humanitarian sector, we look at how much money we mobilized, how many people we assisted and who was left out.

Sadly, it is often the humanitarian crises that make the headlines that attract the highest levels of funding, while others continue to fester with inadequate resources or attention.

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