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Afghan attacks force aid rethink, leave local NGOs more exposed

Afghan attacks force aid rethink, leave local NGOs more exposed

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 8, 2018 0

Another violent month in Afghanistan has forced aid groups to re-consider their work. But where does this leave local NGOs

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Hunger in the jungle as Myanmar blocks aid

Hunger in the jungle as Myanmar blocks aid

August 17, 2015 0

YANGON 17 August 2015 (IRIN) - Local aid groups and the United Nations are urging Myanmar to allow access to about 1,400 people who are running out of food in makeshift camps in

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Chronic malnutrition dogs Côte d’Ivoire’s north

Chronic malnutrition dogs Côte d’Ivoire’s north

April 9, 2014 0

ABIDJAN 09 April 2014 (IRIN) - Forty percent of Ivoirian children in the northern region are chronically malnourished, the country’s highest rate, which has not fallen for the past six years. The effects

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Emerging from crisis, Mali braces for hunger

Emerging from crisis, Mali braces for hunger

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 3, 2014 0

BAMAKO 03 March 2014 (IRIN) - As Mali slowly emerges from its 2012 political crisis and the Islamist insurgency in the north, the new government and its partners are focusing on long-term development.

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Malaria deaths nearly double in Chad

Malaria deaths nearly double in Chad

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 25, 2013 0

DAKAR 25 October 2013 (IRIN) - Malaria deaths have nearly doubled in Chad this year, with 2,057 fatalities registered so far and around 780,000 cases diagnosed, aid groups say.

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Hunger warning for Guinea-Bissau as cashew price dips

Hunger warning for Guinea-Bissau as cashew price dips

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 18, 2013 0

DAKAR 18 July 2013 (IRIN) - A slump in cashew nut prices in Guinea-Bissau has left nearly half of the population eking out food, with families skipping meals or selling livestock to survive

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Analysis: Preparing for urban disasters – challenges and recommendations

Analysis: Preparing for urban disasters – challenges and recommendations

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 10, 2013 0

BANGKOK 10 January 2013 (IRIN) - Electrical engineers and hazardous waste experts join emergency rosters. Power mapping becomes as important as hazard mapping in emergency prevention and response

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Preparing for urban disasters – challenges and recommendations

Preparing for urban disasters – challenges and recommendations

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 10, 2013 0

BANGKOK 10 January 2013 (IRIN) - Electrical engineers and hazardous waste experts join emergency rosters. Power mapping becomes as important as hazard mapping in emergency prevention and response

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