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Venezuela

MSF opens COVID-19 centre in Venezuela

More than 100 professionals from different disciplines have set up a specialist COVID-19 centre in a wing of the Ana Francisca Pérez de León II hospital in Petare, northeast Caracas, Venezuela. The...

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The COVID crisis is becoming a protection crisis

Remarks to Event "Safeguarding Civilians in a Pandemic" hosted by the International Peace Institute during 2020 UN Protection of Civilians Week As-delivered by Laetitia Courtois, ICRC's Permanent...

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Somalia

Statement by the Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia, Mr. Adam Abdelmoula, on the abduction and killing of NGO health personnel, 28 May 2020 [EN/SO]

Mogadishu, 28 May 2020 – I am shocked to hear seven Somali health personnel and a civilian were abducted from an NGO-run health clinic located in Gololey village, Balcad District, Middle Shabelle...

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Continuing essential medical services during COVID-19

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt in every one of MSF’s approximately 450 projects in more than 70 countries. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have had two main priorities:...

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OCHA and COVID-19

The coronavirus now has a foothold in 213 countries, areas or territories. Some of these are countries that are already in crisis due to conflicts, natural disasters and climate change. They are home...

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Immediate Covid-19 support to partners

Ida Sem Fossvik Adapting current assistance to ensure continued support to vulnerable communities, along with taking care of staff and experts have been NORCAP’s main priorities in the Covid-19...

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South Sudan

Statement from IGAD special envoy for South Sudan

May 23, 2020 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the IGAD region in different ways. From public health emergencies, societal challenges and significant disruption of the...

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