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Bakhita centre for female victims of trafficking inaugurated in Lagos

04/02/2019. The “Bakhita Empowerment” centre is an initiative of the Order of Malta with the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Louis for protecting and rehabilitating young women victims of prostitution and human trafficking when they return to Nigeria.

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Rules in War – A Thing of the Past?

05/10/2019. Rapid changes in warfare pose stark, complex challenges for international humanitarian law (IHL). Indeed, they raise fundamental questions about the relevance, normative power, and impact of IHL in today’s dangerous world.

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Crisis news in 60 seconds: April 2019

04/22/2019. This month, the International Rescue Committee’s crisis news roundup looks at Zimbabwe in the wake of the disastrous Cyclone Idai ...

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Tipping points 2019 | Lessons from fragility

04/10/2019. You can probably guess the country ranked “most fragile” on the 2019 Fragile States Index (FSI) produced by Fund for Peace, a Washington-based think tank.

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Cyclone Idai: Malteser International sends team to Mozambique

03/30/2019. Water levels keep rising due to the continuing rainfall, the country’s infrastructure is severely damaged and we are in a race against time for urgently needed aid.

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Eight years of war in Syria: ‘The scale of human suffering cannot be expressed in numbers’

03/14/2019. Half a million people have lost their lives and millions have been displaced, but the scale of human suffering cannot be expressed in numbers.

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After Davos, let’s turn talk into action

01/29/2019. Combining humanitarian expertise, local know-how, and private sector acumen could help aid 800 million people around the world

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UN Secretary-General’s 2019 New Year’s Message

12/29/2018. Video message by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres for 2019 New Year.

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8 things we must do to tackle humanitarian crises in 2019

01/31/2019. Today, a colossal 120 million people globally need aid just to survive as a result of violence and conflict.

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Report : Humanitarian action : as local as possible, as international as necessary

November 2018. Understanding capacity and complementarity in humanitarian action

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