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Somalia + 3 more

DEC appeal raises £17 million for the East Africa Crisis

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal for the crisis in East Africa has raised **£17.6 million** since it launched on Wednesday, with donations continuing to flood in from the UK public. ...

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Yemen

DEC appeal raises £13 million for Yemen

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal for Yemen has raised £13 million since it was launched 10 days ago, with the total continuing to rise. Two years of conflict have pushed Yemen, already...

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DEC appeal raises £11 million for Yemen

Yemen experts discuss the causes and solutions to the humanitarian crisis live tonight on Facebook One week on from its launch, the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal for Yemen has raised £11...

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Yemen

DEC appeal raises £8 million for Yemen

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal for Yemen has raised a total of £8 million since it launched on Tuesday, with donations continuing to pour in. Two years of conflict have pushed Yemen,...

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Yemen

Aid getting through but millions still at risk – DEC warning

- DEC member charities have reached eight million people with aid - Two thirds of population in ongoing need of emergency support Disasters Emergency Committee member charities and their partners...

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Syria + 3 more

Disasters Emergency Committee Syria Crisis Appeal - Final Report

Syria Crisis Appeal – Summary report When civil unrest, widely referred to as the “Arab Spring” swept the Middle East, peaceful protests in 2011 soon turned into an all-out civil war, and Syria moved...

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Nepal

Nepal fuel crisis hampers relief response as winter approaches

• Six months on DEC appeal totals £85 million • DEC funds help member agencies reach 900,000 people with aid More than 400,000 people in the high mountains of Nepal are facing a winter of sub-zero...

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Nepal

DEC Nepal Earthquake Appeal reaches milestone £50m

The UK public has donated £50 million to the DEC Nepal Earthquake Appeal since it opened, helping aid agencies to reach an estimated 310,000 people. DEC member agencies are working in some of the...

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Philippines

Philippines Typhoon Appeal: Contribution to Change Study

On response to Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda, which hit the Philippines in November 2013, the 13 member agencies of the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) set up a multi-year recovery programme for the...

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World

Older people in emergencies

Brendan Gormley, former DEC CEO, writes as part of a new report by DEC member Age International on older people in development. My emergency and humanitarian response work started with the Sahel...

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Haiti

Haiti five years on

Five years after the devastating Haiti earthquake killed more than 220,000 people, close to 1.4 million out of the 1.5 million displaced are no longer living in makeshift camps. However far too many...

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