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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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Meet the women on the frontlines of the Covid-19 crisis and rising gender-based violence in Haiti

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‘Our village was filled with palm trees, but now they’re all dead’

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A girl stands in Shaiday refugee camp near Herat, which is home to 42,000 families.
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Women and children most at risk as climate change and conflict drive migration in Afghanistan

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In the Niger Delta, Shell's activities are devastating their communities with oil spills, gas flaring, polluted water and human rights abuses.
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Shell appeal shows oil giant puts profits before people and planet

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Women from Tungan Nasara community carry their relief packages that they received as part of ActionAid Nigeria's Covid-19 response..
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ActionAid responds to new UN numbers showing rising global hunger

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ActionAid Arab Region is working with local partners to support families affected by the Beirut explosion.

Participation of local and international civil society in the Beirut Port blast response

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Maliha is a resident of the Shaiday refugee camp near Herat, which is home to 42,000 families.

Invisible women: A gender analysis of climate-induced migration in South Asia

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A girl stands in Shaiday refugee camp near Herat, which is home to 42,000 families.
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Women and children most at risk as climate change and conflict drive migration in Afghanistan

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Our work falls into four broad areas: women, politics and economics, land and climate, and emergencies. We have a particular focus on women’s rights; it’s a thread that runs through all our work.

AAP’s staff members and youth volunteers distributing medical protective equipment and hygiene products to 300 Palestinian families in home quarantine.

Covid-19 Appeal

The coronavirus pandemic is not over. And as a devastating second wave of Covid-19 is hitting India, Nepal and neighbouring countries, millions more lives are at stake

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