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Nepal

Childreach Nepal Disaster Relief Report

Setting standards: Leading Nepal children’s charity shows how earthquake appeal funds saved lives Since a huge earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April 2015, Childreach Nepal have reached over 2,500...

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Guinea-Bissau

Military coup d'etat in Guinea Bissau

Plan staff, families and property continue to be safe. The situation continues to be calm in the country. The ousted president Kumba Yala submitted his resignation as head of state during a...

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Sudan

Emergency report: Sudan floods 5 Sep 2003

The situation in Sudan continues to deteriorate as all Plan Program Unites are now affected by the rising flood waters. No longer confined to the Kassala and River Atbara areas, Guli, Ed Duweim and...

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Sudan

Emergency report: Sudan floods

More than 300,000 people have been left homeless as a result of the devastating floods in Kassala, Sudan and the surrounding locale. As the most active nongovernmental organization in the area, Plan...

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Sudan

Flash floods wreak havoc in Sudan

On July 28 and 29, heavy rains fell in Kassala, The next day, the Mad River - Gash, overflowing with the recent rainwater, burst through its embankment, flooding village streets. Many homes were...

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Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone update

Plan Sierra Leone was first established in 1976 in Makeni, Bombali district. Within a period of 20 years Plan was managing a caseload of about 29,500 sponsored children in Bombali district, Moyamba...

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Sri Lanka

Crisis report - Sri Lanka flood update 19 Jun 2003

The flood response has moved into its second phase - reconstruction and rehabilitation. Local committees have been formed to coordinate the distribution of resources. Six hundred and twenty families...

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Sri Lanka

Crisis report - Sri Lanka flood update 2 Jun 2003

Emergency relief operation Emergency relief operations are well underway throughout the five Districts. Only two Districts still have families in temporary camps in schools and temples and they are...

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Sri Lanka

Crisis report - Sri Lanka flood update 22 May 2003

There are still many gaps in the information on the flood situation here in Sri Lanka, but there is no doubt about the gravity of the situation. Torrential rains hit last weekend. The worst affected...

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Kenya

Crisis report - Floods in Kenya

Kenya was recently hit with two weeks of heavy rains that washed out roads and bridges and submerged entire villages. The resulting floods killed at least 30 people and displaced thousands from their...

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Afghanistan + 1 more

Situation update: Pakistan - One year later

Security The Government and Political parties in Pakistan have started preparing for the upcoming elections in October 2002 including taking additional security measures. The non-government...

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Zambia

Africa famine update: Zambia

Dr. Joyce Miti, Plan Zambia reports "The Zambian government's refusal to accept genetically modified (GM) maize for food aid has thrown the food relief operations in the country in total disarray...

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Peru

Update on Peru flooding Jul 2002

In April 2002, the community of Piura, Peru was severely affected by heavy floods following 13 hours of continuous rain. As a result, houses have collapsed and household goods, crops, and small...

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China

China flooding disaster affects plan

Torrential rains during the month of June have caused flooding throughout Xi Xiang County resulting in serious destruction of homes, roads, crops, schools, and other facilities. While Plan was...

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Malawi + 2 more

Childreach/Plan tackles southern Africa food crisis head on

Childreach, part of Plan, one of the world's largest development organizations focused on children, is helping famine-hit communities in Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia where programs have existed for...

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Colombia

Unrest continues in Colombia

As most of us have seen in the news, the situation in Colombia is quite uneasy and, specifically, safety issues are of great concern. Most recently, it was reported that an estimated 119 civilians...

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Peru

Floods in Peru

Our field staff in Peru has reported a State of Emergency in the Piura program area. Piura has recently been hit by heavy floods following 13 hours of continuous rain. The impact of the storms has...

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