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OPT: TIPH distributes food on Eid al-Adha

Fourteen TIPH observers participated in distributing food to Palestinian families in celebration of the Eid al-Adha feast in Hebron. The observers concentrated their efforts in the Tareq Ibn Ziyad...

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Ethiopia

Emergency nutrition programs: Response to famine in Ethiopia

While events in Iraq and North Korea have dominated the international news in recent months, there are a number of other crises around the globe that threaten the lives of millions of people and...

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Uganda

Food insecurity likely to worsen in northern Uganda

AFR/561, IHA/759 NEW YORK, 12 February (OCHA) -- In Uganda, a persistent lack of security and funding shortfalls are placing already vulnerable populations in greater danger. The situation in...

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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Humanitarian Situation Report 11 Feb 2003

Joint Workshop on Humanitarian Principles A joint workshop looking at Humanitarian Principles and Practices and their consequences in the current humanitarian crisis in Zimbabwe is being planned. It...

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Zambia

Zambia: US gives Zambia 30 000 tonnes food

World Vision Zambia is among four organisations selected to distribute 30 000 tonnes of food donated to the country by the US Government. The World Food Programme (WFP), Care International, Catholic...

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Interview with UN Country Representative Sam Nyambi

ADDIS ABABA, 11 February (IRIN) - Sam Nyambi is the United Nations Country Representative for Ethiopia, arriving in 1998 and heading the largest UN country team in Africa. He tells IRIN about radical...

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Sudan

FEWS Southern Sudan Food Security Warning: 11 Feb 2003

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) and the WFP Technical Support Unit (WFP TSU), in association with Save the Children (SC UK) and FAO, issue periodic warnings when population groups...

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Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Interview with WFP country director

KABUL, 11 February (IRIN) - One of the more crucial activities of the United Nations in Afghanistan remains food security. About 4.3 million rural people will be facing varying levels of food...

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Ethiopia

A famine year in Ethiopia

Director of Advocacy Larry Thompson of Refugees International recently returned from a mission to Ethiopia. The year 2003 may be unprecedented in the demands it places on aid agencies and relief...

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Afghanistan

WFP Afghanistan weekly Situation Report 05 - 10 Feb 2003

I. HIGHLIGHTS Situation Update: The security situation was calm across the country, except in the Northern region where tensions remained high as a result of disarmament operations and in the Eastern...

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Zambia

Zambia Humanitarian Situation Report: 10 Feb 2003

UN Special Envoys in Zambia UN Secretary General's Special Envoy for Humanitarian Needs in Southern Africa, James Morris, visited Zambia on a second mission from 26 to 28 January 2003. The UN...

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Burundi

School feeding program to commence in Burundi

by Geoffrey Denye Kalebbo, World Vision Communications Children in Burundi's northern province of Karusi who were likely to miss school because of hunger have started receiving meals at school...

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