Emergency response

The 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2020

Crises affecting millions around the world continue to be ignored – particularly long-running crises in Africa.

Syria: COVID-19 puts millions at risk

The spread of COVID-19 could outstrip the ability of health services in Syria to cope.

Refugee crisis in eastern Sudan: “It breaks your heart”

Thousands of people are fleeing from conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia to refugee camps in Sudan.

International Day of People with Disabilities: Zokiya’s story

17-year-old Zokiya shares her experiences of confronting discrimination in a refugee camp in Bangladesh.

Honduras hurricanes: “Heart-breaking destruction of people’s hopes”

Small-scale farmers and families are facing more hardship after storms Eta and Iota.

Climate crisis: “We are not all equally impacted”

Record numbers of people are being affected by flooding in East Africa as climate shocks become more severe and more frequent.

Beirut: Surviving in the aftermath of the explosion

Read how people in Beirut are trying to cope with the shock and trauma of the explosions.

Rohingya refugees: A thousand days of hope and courage

Three years on from the start of the Rohingya crisis, refugees in Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh try to stay hopeful.

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