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Changing Course: A Comprehensive Investor Guide to Scenario-based Methods for Climate Risk Assessment, in Response to the TCFD - World

Changing Course: A Comprehensive Investor Guide to Scenario-based Methods for Climate Risk Assessment, in...

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY CONTEXT Climate change - of about 1°C of warming today relative to pre-industrial times - is already having disruptive effects on economies across the...
Colombia: ‘Terrible trend’ of rights defenders killed, harassed; UN calls for ‘significant effort’ to tackle impunity

Colombia: ‘Terrible trend’ of rights defenders killed, harassed; UN calls for ‘significant effort’ to...

OHCHR described the dozens of deaths since the beginning of the year as a “terrible trend” that seems to be worsening. Spokesperson Rupert Colville told...
Unidad para las Víctimas tiene registrados 7.633 menores afectados por reclutamiento forzado - Colombia

Unidad para las Víctimas tiene registrados 7.633 menores afectados por reclutamiento forzado – Colombia

De acuerdo con el Registro Único de Víctimas, gran parte de ellos ya recibieron asistencia humanitaria e indemnización BOGOTÁ, D.C.›BOGOTÁ, D.C. En desarrollo de la audiencia...
World Bank EUR-Denominated Sustainable Development Bond Highlights the Importance of Water and Ocean Resources - World

World Bank EUR-Denominated Sustainable Development Bond Highlights the Importance of Water and Ocean Resources...

Washington, D.C, May 10, 2019 —The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa/AAA) launched a Sustainable Development Bond to raise awareness...
Faster help needed for displaced refugees in Sri Lanka following Easter attacks - UNHCR - Sri Lanka

Faster help needed for displaced refugees in Sri Lanka following Easter attacks – UNHCR...

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's...
Aid Workers Race to Prepare Bangladesh’s Rohingya Refugee Camps for Monsoon Wind, Rain - Bangladesh

Aid Workers Race to Prepare Bangladesh’s Rohingya Refugee Camps for Monsoon Wind, Rain –...

Cox’s Bazar – When Cyclone Fani – one of the most powerful Indian Ocean storms of the past decade – barrelled up the Bay...
The rush to deliver cholera vaccines to remote communities in Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe

The rush to deliver cholera vaccines to remote communities in Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe

It was a mad rush to the airfield. At the back of the jeep, Abi Kebra Belaye and her colleague Shamiso Nyasanu tensely shuffled...
Critical Incident Management and Public-Private Partnerships – The Centre for Humanitarian Data

Nigeria: Shelter/CCCM(DMS) CCCM Dashboard- March 2019

  The dashboard highlights the response provided by DMS/CCCM Sector partners since January 2019. The CCCM (DMS) activities continued in camps through either dedicated or mobile...
Afghanistan: Drought and Flash Floods Emergency Revised Appeal n° MDRAF005 - Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Drought and Flash Floods Emergency Revised Appeal n° MDRAF005 – Afghanistan

This Revised Emergency Appeal seeks 8 million Swiss francs to enable the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to support...
Drought presents the nation’s greatest test - Namibia

Drought presents the nation’s greatest test – Namibia

Stubborn drought conditions have forced government to declare a drought state of emergency this week – with over N$570 million made available to fend...

PLAN International Market Assessment Bandua, Inanjou and Buzi Mozambique April 2019

This report presents the outcome of an assessment in three markets following the impact of cyclone Idai. Tropical cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique on...
Recommendations on Individual Eviction Tracking System - Lebanon

Recommendations on Individual Eviction Tracking System – Lebanon

Rational The purpose of this document is to guide the Protection sector and its partners in deciding whether the sector should put in place a...
Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo: Disease outbreak news, 9 May 2019 - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo: Disease outbreak news, 9 May...

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak response this past week continues to be hampered by insecurity. On 3 May in Katwa, a Safe and...
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Somalia Drought Crisis – Water Price Monitoring Somalia, March 2019 – Somalia

BACKGROUND The Water Price Monitoring assessment aims to establish a data collection, monitoring and reporting system on water market prices in order to allow humanitarian...
WFP Malawi Situation Report #1, April 2019 - Malawi

WFP Malawi Situation Report #1, April 2019 – Malawi

In Numbers 868,900 people affected 15 districts affected 86,980 people displaced 731,879 people in need of food assistance Highlights Cyclone Idai in Malawi was accompanied by heavy and continuous rains...
Global Report on Internal Displacement 2019 (GRID 2019) - World

Global Report on Internal Displacement 2019 (GRID 2019) – World

More people displaced inside their own countries than ever before 10 May 2019, Geneva – A record 41.3 million people are displaced inside their own...
Note to Correspondents: Joint Appeal from the UN System to the Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit - World

Note to Correspondents: Joint Appeal from the UN System to the Secretary-General’s Climate Action...

We, the leaders of the United Nations system organizations*, appeal to Member States to step up ambition and take concrete action to limit global...
Treating HIV in the cyclone-devastated city of Beira: “We cannot abandon them” - Mozambique

Treating HIV in the cyclone-devastated city of Beira: “We cannot abandon them” – Mozambique

When Cyclone Idai struck the port city of Beira in Mozambique on 15 March, it damaged or destroyed buildings and infrastructure and ripped the...
WHO Afghanistan Situation Report - March 2019 - Afghanistan

WHO Afghanistan Situation Report – March 2019 – Afghanistan

In March 2019, 29,251 people fled their homes due to conflict bringing the total number of IDPs in 2019 to 70,557 people. Similarly, over 21,000...
Protection of Civilians Report | 23 April - 6 May 2019 - occupied Palestinian territory

Protection of Civilians Report | 23 April – 6 May 2019 – occupied Palestinian...

Three days of intense hostilities in the Gaza Strip and Israel resulted in the killing of 25 Palestinians, including three children and two pregnant...
Sierra Leone Relief Action by Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation (Activity Report from April 11 to April 16, 2019) - Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Relief Action by Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation (Activity Report from April 11...

The following is an update presenting Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation (BTCF) relief actions in Sierra Leone from April 11th to April 16th. Since the Ebola...
Unrest creates deepening risks for children - Burkina Faso

Unrest creates deepening risks for children – Burkina Faso

Violence, displacement, and deteriorating humanitarian conditions raise the risks of family separation and abuse of girls and boys SOS Children’s Villages plans to support up...
UNICEF airlifts additional supplies to continue with the emergency response in Libya [EN/AR] - Libya

UNICEF airlifts additional supplies to continue with the emergency response in Libya [EN/AR] –...

TRIPOLI, 09 May 2019 – A second UNICEF-chartered plane delivered 17.8 tons of urgently needed nutrition and health emergency supplies to Libya on Sunday....

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