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Lao PDR

WFP Lao PDR Country Brief, February 2020

In Numbers US$ 1.34 million six-month (Mar – Aug 2020) net funding requirements 476.98 mt of food distributed 93,437 people assisted Operational Updates • WFP signed field-level agreements with the...

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Resilience Building Handbook

Summary of the handbook From the heart of Tanzania to the mountains of Ethiopia to the borders of Bangladesh and Nepal; VSO's resilience programming is rapidly increasing. Volunteers, staff and...

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UNDP Asia Pacific Gender Equality Dispatch Issue 4

Unpacking UNDP’s Gender Mainstreaming Welcome to the fourth edition of our bi-annual Gender Equality newsletter from UNDP in Asia and the Pacific! With the upcoming Asia-Pacific Regional Review of...

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School for tsunami risk draws crowds

By Denis McClean SENDAI, 6 November, 2019 - The earthquake and tsunami which occurred in Chile in February, 2010, helped save the lives of 320 people in Japan when it was struck the following year by...

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Japan

Sendai responds to tsunami alerts

By Denis McClean SENDAI, 5 November, 2019 - Tsunami warning sirens sounded across the Sendai coastal plain this morning sending thousands of people to some 40 designated evacuation sites as Japan...

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Pollution creates 'black tsunami' risk

By Denis McClean SENDAI, 4 November, 2019 - This World Tsunami Awareness Day, November 5, is an opportunity to raise awareness of the huge health risk that so-called “black tsunamis” pose to...

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Lao PDR

WFP Lao PDR Country Brief, August 2019

In Numbers US$ 1.58 million six-month (Sept 2019 – Feb 2020) net funding requirements 137.088 mt of food assistance distributed 24,484 people assisted Operational Updates • Flood update: During 29...

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