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Ebola crisis could unravel years of effort to stabilise West Africa - ICG

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Source: International Crisis Group Country: Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Sierra Leone Dakar/New York/Brussels, 23 September 2014: The Ebola health crisis threatens to become a political crisis that could unravel years of effort to stabilise West Africa. The hardest-hit countries now face widespread chaos and, potentially, collapse. Adding social breakdown to the epidemic would create

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Living in the shadow of the Syrian crisis

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Source: Jesuit Refugee Service Country: Jordan, Somalia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic Amman, 24 September 2014 - After an endless drive through lanes of auto-repair shops buzzing with workers, many of them children, a small brick house emerged, tucked away behind Amman's hills. Leaning on the mismatched metal frames at the entrance, we took off our shoes and treaded on ragged carpets, shivering

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Changing the calculus of South Sudan's deadly conflict

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Posted by admin 5 days ago (http://reliefweb.int)
Source: Enough Project Country: South Sudan South Sudan's civil war, which has exacted a terrible toll on its civilian population, has its origins in a power struggle between factions aligned with President Salva Kiir and those who have joined former Vice President Riek Machar. Despite repeated pledges to put down their weapons, both sides have demonstrated a clear commitment to a military “sol

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UN expert calls for swift response to growing internal displacement plight as winter closes in

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Source: UN Human Rights Council Country: Ukraine GENEVA (25 September 2014) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons, Mr. Chaloka Beyani, today urged the Government of Ukraine to establish more effective systems and intensify its efforts to meet the needs and protect the human rights of the internally displaced from the conflict affected east of

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Myanmar frees dozens more child soldiers from army

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Source: Agence France-Presse Country: Myanmar 09/25/2014 11:08 GMT YANGON, September 25, 2014 (AFP) - Myanmar's army Thursday released 109 children and young people from its armed forces, the United Nations said, commending the country's "accelerated" efforts to end the use of child soldiers. The move was the largest single release of child recruits since the formerly junta-ruled nation commit

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UNHCR airlifts urgent aid into Turkey to help refugees fleeing ISIS

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Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey A first UNHCR aid flight for the surge of refugees fleeing northern Syria landed in Adana, Turkey, this morning at 9.15 local time. The A310 plane from Amman is the first of eight flights, and is part of a huge operation to bring in aid by land, sea and air for up to 200,000 refugees from UNHCR’s global and regional

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ICRC and WHO urge concrete steps to better protect health care in conflict

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Source: International Committee of the Red Cross, World Health Organization Country: World Geneva/New York (ICRC) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) are seeking stronger action by States to protect people providing or receiving health care in conflict situations. A high-level panel discussion on the sidelines of the United Nations Gener

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Integrating gender into Ebola response strategies

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Source: Inter-Agency Standing Committee Country: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone As of 18 Sept 2014, the cumulative number of Ebola cases (probable, confirmed and suspected) in the countries with widespread and intense transmission (i.e. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone) stands at 5,335, with 2,622 recorded deaths. This equates to a mortality rate of 49%. In addition, countries

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