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Putting people at the centre of humanitarian operations

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How can the world's neediest people be best served? That’s what humanitarians and diplomats have been discussing at a meeting at the UN in New York, organized by the UN Economic and Social…

29 Jun 2016 /

"Rights and dignity" of Palestinians only possible via "political solution"

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The "rights and dignity" of Palestinians will only be realized when the world "wakes up" to the need for…

26 May 2016 /

Nigerian nurse describes sheltering 50 people fleeing Boko Haram

Aishatu Margima at the World Humanitarian Summit. Photo: UN/Fabrice Robinet

A retired nurse from Nigeria has been describing how she gave shelter to 50 people who were fleeing the…

25 May 2016 /

Israel, Palestine cannot live "back to back"

Conductor and musician Daniel Barenboim leads the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in a performance at the World Humanitarian Summit, in Istanbul, Turkey. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

Israel and Palestine cannot live "back to back" but must find a way to coexist according to the UN…

25 May 2016 /
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