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5 August 2011 - 8:01amHaiti is bracing for severe wind and rain as Tropical Storm Emily approaches. Authorities have called on people living in coastal and low-lying areas to evacuate to higher ground. The country is still recovering from last year’s devastating earthquake. Over 630,000 are still living in emergency...
5 August 2011 - 5:16amWorld Humanitarian Day (WHD) - a global celebration of people helping people - is fast approaching. Every year, on 19 August, WHD brings together UN agencies and over 500 and national and international NGOs in recognition of those that help millions around the world every day. The UN Secretary-General...