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World hunger on the rise as 820m at risk, UN report finds

07/15/2019. Eliminating hunger by 2030 is an immense challenge, say heads of UN agencies

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Implementing a national strategy for the integration of Roma people in Hungary

04/07/2019. Miklos Vecsei C.G.M. vice-President of the Hungarian Charity Service of the Order, was recently appointed State Commissioner charged with coordinating the drafting and implementation of a diagnosis-based national strategy for the integration of Roma people.

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McKay Interview: Yves Daccord, Director-General ICRC

06/13/2019. Michael and Yves discuss the organisation's work, how its changed over the last few years, the impact of new technology and are the Geneva Conventions, which underpin the ICRC's work, still valid in the 21st Century?

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7 ways business can be agents for peace

05/28/2019. Recent research by the UN and the World Bank points to an urgent need for the international community to refocus on building peaceful societies and preventing violent conflict, which they calculate could save between $5 billion and $70 billion…

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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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