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UNHCR / TYPHOON SURVIVORS

The UN estimates that 11.8 million people were affected by the disaster, including over 920,000 uprooted from their homes. More than 4,400 deaths have been reported so far. The Philippine island of Cebu is receiving thousands of evacuees from worst effected areas, including Tacloban and Samar.  UNHCR

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PHILIPPINES/ AMOS

Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Valerie Amos visited the storm ravaged Philippines. OCHA

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SOUTH SUDAN / HUMANITARIAN APPEAL

The Government of South Sudan and aid agencies launched a US$1.1 billion humanitarian appeal for the 2014-2016 period in order to meet the needs of the most vulnerable 3.1 million people across the country in 2014. UNMISS

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LEBANON / POLIO

With nearly 730,000 registered refugees from Syria – more than half of them children – Lebanon faces a major challenge in maintaining its polio-free status.  UNICEF, in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health and local NGOs, provided 1.5 million vaccination shots to reach 750,000 children in Lebanon, regardless of nationality. UNICEF

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UN / LIBYA

The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou B. Bensouda,  strongly urged the Libyan Government to surrender Saif Al-Islam Qadhafi,  to the Court "without further delay." UNTV

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GENEVA / MIA FARROW

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow today pleaded for urgent action to stem violence in the Central African Republic that is taking a heavy toll on the civilian population, especially women and children. CH-UNTV

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CAR / MIA FARROW

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow travelled to one of the 'ghost' villages in the north west region of the Central African Republic to advocate for the over 40,000 people who have been displaced by recent violence. UNICEF

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