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A child stands in front of damaged buildings in Jalawla, Iraq.© E. Fourt/Handicap International

"Danger does not disappear when the fighting ends"08/03/17

Aleema Shivji, Executive Director of Handicap International UK, describes the shocking legacy of explosive weapons contamination facing civilians in Iraq.

    • Iraq
    • United Kingdom

Madagascar: More than 85,000 people displaced by Cyclone Enawo13/03/17

Cyclone Enawo, which hit Madagascar on 6, 7 and 8 March 2017, has affected some 300,000 people, including 175,000 in Antalaha district, in the northeast of…

  • Madagascar

Syria: Healing visible and invisible wounds28/02/17

15th March 2017 will mark the sixth anniversary of the Syrian crisis. Since 2011, more than 300,000 Syrians have died and one million have been injured…

  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Syria

Tens of thousands on brink of famine in South Sudan06/03/17

Famine was declared in several regions of South Sudan in February 2017: 4.5 million people, half of the country’s population, are surviving on what they…

  • South Sudan
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