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ActionAid condemns Israel’s decision to label six Palestinian human rights groups ‘terrorist organisations’

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Over 300 civil society organisations demand COP26 delivers finance for climate damages

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Climate finance delivery plan ‘bare minimum’ needed to build trust in COP26

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In July, severe flooding killed six and displaced thousands of Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar.
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Rohingya volunteers are first to respond when emergencies hit Cox's Bazar

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Two-week-old Sedra was born in the aftermath of last month’s devastating 11-day bombardment of Gaza.
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Born into fire: Violence brings mental health struggles for new mothers in Gaza

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Mona Desir is a nurse and a member of a network of women leaders in Haiti.
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Aid workers must be allowed to reach Afghanistan’s most vulnerable

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The world must not look away as the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan deepens

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Families in urgent need of food, water and shelter as thousands flee to Afghanistan’s cities

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