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UN health agency to hold special weekend session on Ebola; warns against donor fatigue

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The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) announced today that it will hold a special meeting on Ebola on Sunday, as one of its top officials noted that the outbreak is “still an incredibly dangerous situation” and warned against “a false sense of security” generated by the decline in new cases.

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Flood victims in Malawi in urgent need of food, other relief aid, UN warns

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The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that it has begun distributing high-energy biscuits in Malawi following the devastating flooding that displaced more than 100,000 people and reportedly killed at least 50 others in recent weeks.

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Central Africa: UN agency delivers food to thousands of refugees on Nigeria-Chad border

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With a “tense and highly volatile” situation in North-Eastern Nigeria at the Chadian Lac border, United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that it has begun distributing food to thousands of refugees who have recently been displaced by the region’s escalating violence and urged that it required some $11 million to continue to meet those needs.

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UN agencies ramp up aid efforts to flood-hit Southern Africa countries

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With Malawi, Mozambique and Madagascar continuing to face torrential rains and worsening floods, United Nations agencies are scaling up relief efforts to assist those affected and displaced in the southern African countries.

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Mali: UN conference to examine conservation of country’s precious ancient manuscripts

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The United Nations agency mandated to protect cultural sites around the world will examine long-term conservation of Mali’s invaluable ancient manuscript collection at an international conference set to kick off in the country’s capital, Bamako, next week.

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Ban welcomes transfer to ICC of alleged perpetrator of Uganda war crimes

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the transfer to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague today of senior Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen, as well as his surrender on 6 January in the Central African Republic.

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Central African Republic: UN relief official calls for kidnapped aid worker’s release

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A senior United Nations relief official in the Central African Republic (CAR) has strongly condemned the abduction of a French aid worker by unknown assailants and called for her immediate release, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said today.

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UN: Madagascar needs money to continue battle against locust plague

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The battle against a plague of locusts in Madagascar is in danger of being lost, as funding to continue efforts against widespread infestations runs out, putting 13 million people at risk of food insecurity, the United Nations agricultural agency said today.

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