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Benin + 37 more

Coopération internationale en matière d'aide humanitaire à la suite de catastrophes naturelles : de la phase des secours à celle de l'aide au développement - Rapport du Secrétaire général (A/64/331)

Soixante-quatrième session Point 72 a) de l'ordre du jour provisoire* Renforcement de la coordination de l'aide humanitaire et des secours en cas de catastrophe fournis par les organismes des Nations...

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: 250,000 people in war zone need food

Despite very limited access to the displaced people in the northern Vanni region, WFP has organized 11 convoys since September and is now looking for other innovative solutions. ROME -- Around...

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Afghanistan + 32 more

Crop prospects and food situation - No. 5, Dec 2008

Highlights of a new FAO report - As the year draws to a close, FAO's latest estimates confirm that a new record high level of global cereal production was achieved in 2008, sufficient to cover the...

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Sri Lanka

RCA delivers assistance to flood-victims in Sri Lanka

The UAE Red Crescent has carried out a humanitarian programme to relieve population in regions affected by recent flash floods in Sri Lanka. Consignments of assistance were delivered to the First...

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: Torrential rains in southern region

Torrential rains were reported from Matara, Galle, Hiniduma, Kukuleganga and Kalutara causing flash floods in a number of areas in these districts yesterday (12), sources said. According to reports...

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: US Government donates $100,000 for flood relief

Colombo, December 2, 2008 - The United States Government will provide $100,000 for emergency relief to assist people affected by the flooding in the North and the East. This action comes in response...

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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka: Typhoon Nisha affects thousands

COLOMBO, 1 December 2008 (IRIN) - "She had a nice name, but she was not so nice to us," said S. Subraj, 30, from the Jaffna Peninsula, describing Typhoon Nisha, which affected more than 360,000...

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