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UN approves $22 million loan to boost agricultural work to prevent famine in Somalia
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017
UN approves $22 million loan to boost agricultural work to prevent famine in Somalia
The United Nations agricultural agency will be further scaling up its activities in drought-hit regions of Somalia thanks to a $22 million loan approved this week by the UN emergency response fund.Read Full Article ...
 
DPR Korea facing ‘entrenched, largely forgotten’ humanitarian crisis, senior UN official warns
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017
DPR Korea facing ‘entrenched, largely forgotten’ humanitarian crisis, senior UN official warns
Over two-thirds of the population in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) suffers from food insecurity, malnutrition, and a lack of access to basic...
 
DR Congo: UN, partners need urgent aid for over 370,000 displaced in south-east province
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017
DR Congo: UN, partners need urgent aid for over 370,000 displaced in south-east province
Intercommunal violence in south-eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has forced hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, a top United Nations aid ...
 
UN agency voices concern about forced return of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon
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Monday, 20 March 2017
UN agency voices concern about forced return of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon
The United Nations refugee agency today expressed concern that forced returns of refugees from Cameroon’s far north region to crisis-gripped north-eastern Nige...
 
UN aid 'pushed to limits' as 320,000 more civilians may flee west Mosul
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Sunday, 19 March 2017
UN aid 'pushed to limits' as 320,000 more civilians may flee west Mosul
Humanitarian agencies are bracing for the possibility that in coming weeks about 300,000 to 320,000 civilians may flee the western districts of Iraqi's Mosu...
 
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