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The World’s Top 12 Most Neglected Humanitarian Emergencies

These emergencies are off the radar of big donors.

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Why We Need to Fund the Syrian Humanitarian Appeal

Interviews with spokespeople from the WFP, UNICEF, and UNDP.

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Map of the Day: Flooding in East Africa

I dare say that this is a huge story that has barely been touched in western media.

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Syria’s Lost Generation

The crisis in Syria is a children’s crisis. Yet, for all our talk about helping suffering children the international humanitarian response has been truly pathetic.

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PSA: Vote in the DAWNS-Global Citizen Humanitarian Reporting Contest

Read through 12 humanitarian reporting project proposals and select the stories you would like to see funded through a grant.

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The North Korea Story No One is Talking About

Starving children in the countryside are not responsible for DPRK’s nuclear ambition. We should not use this aid package as a wedge to drive nuclear policy. We should stop kids from staving. Full stop.

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