A UN report on Afghanistan published Monday stated that 5,166 civilians were killed or maimed in just the first six months of this year, of whom almost one-third were children.
Five UN agencies - FAO, UNFPA, UNICEF, WFP and WHO - and four international NGOs, including Save the Children, have humanitarian programmes in the country.
During the past week, torrential rains continued to affect several parts of Indonesia. On 19 July, at least 100 houses were inundated in Sorong city, West Papua province.
Since 2014, fighting between government soldiers and the Renamo national resistance movement has killed hundreds of people and pushed more than 12,000 into Malawi.