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OCHA

In Myanmar, displaced school children and their families at risk of food ration cuts

Unless additional funding is received in November, WFP will have to suspend take-home rations of rice for some 174,000 displaced children and their 522,000 family members.

AFP

Two dead, seven missing as storm hits Philippines

Pre-emptive evacuation of people in areas prone to floods and landslides helped keep the casualties low, but others along the coast were hit hard by the storm locally code-named Queenie".

FEWS NET

Riverine areas along Juba, Somalia, likely to remain in crisis food security phase through March

River flooding in October and flash floods in November destroyed planted crops and infrastructure, and reduced labor demand.

OCHA

New Aide Memoire for the consideration of issues pertaining to protecting civilians in armed conflict

The fifth edition remains an important tool for identifying key issues pertaining to the protection of civilians in armed conflicts and for actions that the Security Council can take to respond.

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