"Economy of war" threatens CAR's fragile recovery

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UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Central African Republic, Fabrizio Hochschild, speaking in Geneva. Photo: UN Photo/Daniel Johnson

The Central African Republic's "economy of war" and chronic suffering are among the biggest threats to the country's fragile recovery, the UN warned Monday.

With nearly half the population in need of humanitarian assistance, nearly US$ 400 million needs to be found to aid recovery efforts.

Here's Daniel Johnson's report from Geneva.

Duration: 2’46″

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