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    17-Apr-2019 to 11:05

    Civil society group urges inclusion of older people in Africa

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A stakeholder grouping on ageing in Africa has urged governments to reverse the persistent exclusion of older people in public, social, economic, cultural and political spheres.

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    17-Apr-2019 to 09:31

    ICRC provides Ethiopia IDPs access to water

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The ICRC has supplied four water tanks and built sanitation facilities for Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in North Ethiopia to help them get access to water and sanitation services.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 12:27

    Uganda gets $500m World Bank fund to support refugees

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The World Bank has approved US $ 500 million to support Uganda’s Refugee Programme.

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    13-Apr-2019 to 08:52

    Libya: Over 9500 displaced as fighting intensifies-UN

    APA(Tripoli-Libya) — The UN office for the coordination of humanitarian affairs said that more than nine thousand and five hundred people displaced since the start of clashes in Tripoli on 5th April

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    13-Apr-2019 to 08:17

    eSwatini sends one million donated items to Mozambique

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The first consignment of Cyclone Idai donations from eSwatini was loaded into five trucks and sent to Mozambique on Friday.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 14:58

    Rwanda donates $200,000 to Malawi disaster relief

    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan government has handed over to Malawi a donation of $200,000 to support the country's efforts in disaster recovery after Cyclone Idai wreaked havoc across southeastern Africa, an official source disclosed Friday to APA in Kigali.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 13:25

    Recovery for Cyclone Idai countries could cost $2billion - World Bank

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The World Bank estimates that more than $2 billion may be needed for the economic recovery and rebuilding infrastructure destroyed by Cyclone Idai, which struck central Mozambique on March 14, and later Zimbabwe and Malawi, APA can report on Friday.

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