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Funding gap forces WFP to cut food rations in South Sudan

The rations will be reduced from this month and affect nearly 700,000 refugees and IDPs who will now receive 50% of a full ration, down from 70%. A full ration provides 2,100 kilocalories per person.

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World

The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating hunger worldwide

Surveys of nearly 16,200 households in 25 countries done between October and November 2020 showed that 42% of households had less to eat, while 44% reported a decline in the quality of their diets.

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South Sudan

COVID-19 vaccination kicks-off in South Sudan

"The first phase of the vaccination is conducted in Central Equatoria State targeting health care workers as well as persons aged 65 years and older" - Minister of Health Hon Elizabeth Achuei.

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Cameroon

Boko Haram attacks escalate in far north of Cameroon

More needs to be done to effectively protect civilians, including boosting the military presence and patrols across the region and ensuring that the soldiers respect people’s rights, says HRW.

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Ukraine

Landmines still pose a threat to two million Ukrainians

Ukraine ranks fifth in the world for civilian casualties as a result of landmines and ERW, and in top three for antivehicle landmine accidents. That makes the east of Ukraine one of the most mine-contaminated regions in the world.

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