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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot, 19 - 26 November 2012

More than 140,000 have been displaced in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, after rebel group M23 gained control over the regional capital Goma and surrounding areas. Heavy...

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Asia Impact Report

New Asia Impact Report provides greater donor accountability CARE today launched the Asia Impact Report which provides a review of the impact of CARE’s work in Asia from 2005 to 2010. The report is...

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WHD: People helping people in Myanmar

On World Humanitarian Day this year (19 August) we celebrated the most basic principle of humanitarian work: People Helping People. For inspiration, and to remind everyone of the extraordinary things...

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Construction of schools-cum-storm shelters in Myanmar

Back to school – in buildings that offer a «safe haven» during natural disasters Access to formal education has been restored in the areas of the Ayeyarwaddy Delta in Myanmar that were devastated by...

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Environmental Crises Threaten Burma’s Economy

By WILLIAM BOOT / THE IRRAWADDY As Burma attempts to rebuild after the decades of neglect, two studies warn that the country also needs to build defenses against natural disasters like Cyclone Nargis...

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Myanmar

The HC Interview: Myanmar

Last year, OCHA ranked Myanmar as the most at-risk Asia-Pacific country. It is vulnerable to devastating natural disasters, poverty and conflicts. Despite being a resource-rich country with a strong...

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Factsheet on SDC Future Engagement in Myanmar

Myanmar (Burma) New opportunities for development In response to recent political, economic and social changes in Myanmar, the Swiss Federal Council has decided to open an embassy in Myanmar. The...

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Myanmar + 2 more

Factsheet on Humanitarian Aid (HA) in Myanmar - June 2012

SDC Humanitarian Aid (HA) The Swiss Confederation’s Humanitarian Aid is active since 1994 in the Myanmar context (the country itself including the refugee camps in Thailand), which became since 2001...

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Reducing poverty across Myanmar

The Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund was set up as a multi donor trust fund to support Myanmar to work towards the eradication of extreme poverty and hunger, one of the Millennium Development...

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Malaysia + 18 more

MERCY Malaysia Annual Report 2011

Our Strategic Commitments • Impartiality – We maintain impartiality in the selection of our staff. The selection of our beneficiaries will be purely on a needs basis and not based on race, religion...

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Feature-In Myanmar, stigma and neglect add to HIV misery

Thu, 31 May 2012 05:00 GMT By Damir Sagolj YANGON, May 31 (Reuters) - The mother and child who touch hands in an overcrowded Yangon hospice are not family, but their tragic history begins in the...

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Cambodia + 7 more

Southeast Asia: Annual report 2011 (MAA51001)

This reports covers the period 1 January to 31 December 2011 Programme outcome To coordinate support to host national societies as they scale up their humanitarian work in line with Strategy 2020. ...

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Asia Pacific zone (MAA50001) - Annual Report 2011

This report covers the period 1 January to 31 December 2011 Programme outcome The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Asia Pacific zone office continues to support...

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MAAMM002 - Annual report 2011

This report covers the period 1 January 2011 to 31 December 2011 In brief Programme outcomes Lives of affected people are saved and improved through timely and effective disaster response and...

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Analysis: Reassessing international access in Myanmar

YANGON, 29 March 2012 (IRIN) - Access for international aid workers in Myanmar shows signs of improving, but aid workers say huge challenges remain. "Under the new government things are getting...

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Timeline post-independence

BANGKOK, 29 March 2012 (IRIN) - As millions go to the polls across Myanmar, IRIN took a brief look at a chronology of key events that have impacted this nation of around 50 million since the country...

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