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Tracking the situation of children

A summary of UNICEF’s COVID-19 socio-economic impact surveys The COVID-19 pandemic is significantly impacting the provision of vital health, nutrition, education, child protection, and water,...

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Colombia + 1 more

Natural Hazards Monitoring - 25 October 2021

Severe Weather Colombia (Update) On 22 October, the Colombia National Unit for Disaster Risk Management (UNGRD as per its acronym in Spanish) provided an update to the impact of the rainy season...

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Egypt

Egypt: Ending state of emergency a start but insufficient

Little Impact on Civil Liberties Without Changing Abusive Laws (Beirut, October 26, 2021) – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s October 25, 2021 announcement that he is lifting the nationwide...

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Brazil

The toll of Bolsonaro’s disastrous Covid-19 response

Brazil’s President Held to Task by Critical Pandemic Report Maria Laura Canineu Brazil Director, Americas Division@mlcanineu César Muñoz Senior Researcher, Americas@_Cesar_Munoz A Brazilian Senate...

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UN expert: States have duty to probe all suspicious deaths

NEW YORK (26 October 2021) – Every person's universal and absolute right not to be arbitrarily deprived of life requires that all potentially unlawful deaths be investigated, a UN human rights expert...

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Sudan + 3 more

Khartoum: City Scoping Study (June 2021)

Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, is situated at the confluence of the Blue and the White Nile. Settlement at this location dates back millennia, but urbanisation accelerated with military fortification by...

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Tanzania

Dar es Salaam: City Scoping Study (June 2021)

Lying on the East African coastline with a large natural harbour, Dar es Salaam, the ‘Haven of Peace’, was given its name in 1866 by Majid bin Sayyid, Sultan of Zanzibar. Under German rule, the...

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Nigeria

Maiduguri: City Scoping Study (June 2021)

Maiduguri is the largest city in north east Nigeria and the capital of Borno State, which suffers from endemic poverty, and capacity and legitimacy gaps in terms of its governance. The state has been...

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