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Somalia + 3 more

East African Famine Relief

You have seen the devastating photographs in the news: East Africa is currently experiencing its worst drought in over 60 years, causing famine conditions in parts of Somalia and a growing refugee...

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Sudan

Peace in both Sudans

When Sudan becomes two countries on July 9, 2011, the two new states will face multiple urgent crises. Provocative military action by the Government of Sudan, especially the invasion of Abyei, has...

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Colombia

Colombian Farmers Face New Challenges From Flood

The Sinú River in northern Colombia has supported a diverse community of indigenous people for generations. The Zenu and Embera people who live by its banks depend on the river for fish, irrigation...

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Colombia

AJWS Responds to Flooding in Colombia

As Colombia faces its worst rainy season in three decades, severe flooding and landslides have left at least 136 people dead and disrupted the lives of more than 1.2 million. Government officials...

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Myanmar + 1 more

Elections in Burma Exacerbate Violence and Human Rights Abuses

Violence, oppression and social unrest have erupted in Burma in the wake of the country's recent elections, which are considered by many to be neither free nor fair in representing the will of the...

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