UAE delivers emergency aid to South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

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Gloria Nakiyimba

The United Arab Emirates has joined UNHCR to provide much needed relief items to South Sudanese refugees currently hosted in northern Uganda.

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The Uganda Village Project

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Johnson Grace Maganja

The Uganda Village Project (UVP), a charitable organisation, has been working with the people of Iganga to promote public health and sustainable development in rural communities since 2003. Johnson Grace Maganja had an exclusive interview with UVP Executive Director Leslie Stroud-Romero.

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Treatment is provided to 16,000 children in mass malaria campaign in South Sudan

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Peter Louis

In response to a dramatic rise in incidence of malaria cases in the UN Protection of Civilians Camp (PoC) in Bentiu, South Sudan, the medical humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontiers / Doctors Without Borders, in cooperation with UNICEF, has completed a door-to-door campaign providing malaria treatment to over 16,000 children between the ages of six months and five years.

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Rehabilitating Women in Post Conflict Scenarios: Developing Institutional Responsibility

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Anant Mishra

Introduction

The United Nations has been involved in conflict resolution since its inception after the Second World War in 1945. However, its role as global peacekeeper does not conclude with the end of violence.

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