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Cyclone Idai: HI staff in Beira, Mozambique, confirmed safe.

Cyclone Idai: HI staff in Beira, Mozambique, confirmed safe. March, 22 2019

After more than 48 hours cut off from the outside world, the first images and reports are arriving from Beira, the Mozambican city devastated by cyclone Idai on the 15th of March.

Mozambique

More than one million migrants in Colombia: HI prepares its possible response February, 28 2019

HI is preparing to launch a possible emergency response in aid of Venezuelan refugees in Colombia.

Colombia

A day in the Ukhiya camp, home of 625,000 Rohingya refugees December, 21 2018

We arrived at Cox's Bazar, a fishing port located along a 120-km stretch of beaches in southeast Bangladesh that draw the richest Bangladeshis. Paradoxically, this small seaside town is also a hub for expats working in nearby refugee camps. After 20 hours on planes flight, 10 hours of layovers, 4 airports, and a ride in a tum-tum (the Bangladeshi version of a tuk-tuk) I'm relieved to have finally arrived at my hotel and get a bit of rest. Tomorrow will be my first day in a refugee camp. The Ukhiya region is now crowded with 625,000 people, all waiting for a better future.

Bangladesh

Nora: bombing victim January, 29 2019

Nora was seriously injured by a missile that fell outside the entrance to Al-Thawra Hospital in Al-Hudaydah, Yemen, as she arrived by bus with friends. 

Yemen
 
 
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