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Without Justice in the Central African Republic, ‘Everything Else is Wrecked’ – Central African...

Special Criminal Court Critical to Accountability for Past Crimes Elise Keppler “Our brothers, who have attacked us, must be brought to justice,” a victim of the...

‘Foreign children’ in overwhelmed Syrian camp need urgent international help, says top UN official...

Help is needed urgently from the international community to help some 2,500 apparently stateless “foreign children” at a camp for the displaced, in north-east...

Global Weather Hazards Summary: April 19 – 25, 2019 – World

Seasonal rainfall deficits continue to strengthen across the Greater Horn of Africa Seasonal rainfall deficits since October have resulted in significant dryness across Angola, Namibia,...

National Drought Early Warning Bulletin, April 2019 – Kenya

The dry conditions and high temperatures experienced from January to March have pushed more counties into the Alarm drought stage, from one (1) in...

Zimbabwe: Floods Situation Report No. 3, As of 17 April 2019 – Zimbabwe

This Situation Report is produced by the office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Zimbabwe and the OCHA Regional Office for Southern and Eastern...

Global Emergency Overview Weekly Picks, 18 April 2019 – World

COLOMBIA Nearly 600 people from four indigenous and rural communities were displaced towards the populated centre of Simbra, in the municipality of Tierralta, Córdoba due...

Pilot study findings on the provision of hygiene kits with reusable sanitary pads: Testing...

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Over the past two years, Uganda has responded to an immense influx of refugees from its neighbouring countries. While new arrivals from South...

Insights from the Data Literacy Survey – The Centre for Humanitarian Data

In January 2019, the Centre conducted an online survey to better understand how humanitarians are using data, what their core data skills are, and...

Tripoli Rapid Situation Overview – Libya, 17 April 2019 – Libya

BACKGROUND Starting on 3 April 2019, as a result of rapid military advances from the south, Tripoli’s southern suburbs began to see levels of conflict...

UN emergency fund releases $2 million for life-saving assistance as needs escalate in Libya...

New York, 17 April 2019: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock today allocated US$2 million from the United Nations Central...

Treatment of Conflict-Related Detainees in Afghanistan: Preventing Torture and Ill-treatment under the Anti-Torture Law...

AFGHANISTAN: PROGRESS IN TORTURE ERADICATION, BUT A LONG WAY TO GO KABUL - In its latest report on the treatment of conflict-related detainees in Afghanistan...

6,000 children reunited with families after years of separation in South Sudan – South...

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN 17 April 2019 - Save the Children, UNICEF and partners have successfully reunited 6,000 children with their families after years of...

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