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Complex Emergency

A humanitarian crisis in a country, region or society where there is total or considerable breakdown of authority resulting from internal or external conflict and which requires an international response that goes beyond the mandate or capacity of any single agency and/or the ongoing United Nations country program. - (IASC)

UNHCR pledges to better protect and assist people displaced by disaster

27 May 2016, UNHCR

UN Refugee Agency vowed to reduce and address displacement caused by disasters and the adverse effects of climate change, at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul.


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