#Humanitarian Crisis

  • Article: Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso
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    Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso

    March 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Since the start of 2019, an average of 1,000 people have fled their homes every day. Read more

  • Article: African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020
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    African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2019

    Wars and conflict have displaced more than 9 million people across the continent. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack
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    Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2019

    The center’s at the heart of the Ebola outbreak in the country. Read more

  • Article: Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows
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    Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2019

    And the impact is devastating, experts say. Read more

  • Article: 7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela
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    7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    By Carmen SingerJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 29, 2019

    A crisis that began nearly a decade ago gets worse by the day. Read more

  • Article: Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs
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    Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Jan. 11, 2019

    The maggots eat up dead tissue and their saliva has antimicrobial properties. Read more

  • Article: Fate of 500 Yemeni Refugees Spurs Protests, Debate in South Korea
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    Fate of 500 Yemeni Refugees Spurs Protests, Debate in South Korea

    By Joanna Prisco|July 12, 2018

    An influx of Yemenis fleeing conflict has caused intense protests throughout the country. Read more

  • Article: Millions Face Starvation, Dehydration, and Disease in Yemen as Supplies Are Blocked at the Border
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    Millions Face Starvation, Dehydration, and Disease in Yemen as Supplies Are Blocked at the Border

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 4, 2017

    The United Nations has called for a ceasefire. Read more