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Updated: 51 weeks 5 days ago
Typhoon Bopha was the most intense storm to hit disaster-prone Philippines in 2012, striking Mindanao island in the south
Three people have already succumbed to the cold in Kabul this winter, and the fear is this number will only rise. The Danish Refugee Council is working alongside other NGOs to assist the most vulnerable population in the informal settlements surrounding the city.
Rebel group Ansar Dine accuses the government of making a mockery of peace talks by gearing up for war
UNHCR says biometrics will help identify refugees more quickly so they can receive better assistance
Political reshuffling has slowed progress toward dealing with disasters from extreme weather and other climate impacts, critics charge, critics charge
Malala Yousufzai was shot in the head after becoming a symbol of resistance to the Taliban's efforts to deny women education