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Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

May 31, 2019 09:27 BST
The eight most serious hunger crises in the world are in conflict-affected countries.

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

May 03, 2019 07:00 BST
• Although the Autumn rains were better than those of former years, a lack of resilienc...

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

Apr 09, 2019 11:56 BST
Humanitarian agencies in northern and central Mali are ringing the alarm bell about the...

25,000 VENEZUELANS CROSS THE COLOMBIAN BORDER EVERY DAY

25,000 VENEZUELANS CROSS THE COLOMBIAN BORDER EVERY DAY

Feb 08, 2019 12:22 GMT
• 89 percent of people return to Venezuela after buying basic goods, but at least 3,00...

ESCALATION OF VIOLENCE IN THE LAKE CHAD REGION

ESCALATION OF VIOLENCE IN THE LAKE CHAD REGION

Feb 01, 2019 00:00 GMT
• In total, in the Lake Chad region, almost 2.5 million people are displaced. • This ...

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

Jan 30, 2019 00:00 GMT
• Successive storms of rain, wind and snow in the Bekaa valley, Lebanon, have caused f...

ARMED ATTACKS FORCE FURTHER 1,000 MALIANS TO FLEE ACROSS BORDER INTO WESTERN NIGER

ARMED ATTACKS FORCE FURTHER 1,000 MALIANS TO FLEE ACROSS BORDER INTO WESTERN NIGER

Jan 24, 2019 00:00 GMT
• Continued attacks by armed groups in northern Mali caused a new wave of 1,000 refugee...