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IRIN

The way home: Rebuilding peace in Central African Republic

The government is hoping the majority of IDPs in Bangui will have returned home by end-September but it needs more money, as do international relief agencies for a range of humanitarian projects.

Myanmar + 3 others
AFP

Powerful quake hits Myanmar, reverberates across region

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly 200 pagodas in the ancient city of Bagan, officials said.

DDG + 1 other

Historic peace agreement will rid Colombia of landmines

Colombia has registered more than 11.000 accidents maiming a large number of civilians between 1990 and 2015 and is currently one of the most mine-affected countries in the world.

FEWS NET

Household food access worsens as prices skyrocket

The price spikes of staple foods, caused by the disruption of trade, come at the peak of the lean season when most households are dependent on market purchases to access food.

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