Indivisible: The deadliest disasters of the 21st century – get the data
More people died as a result of disasters in 2010 than in any other year in the last decade, according to a report, which says humanitarian agencies need to quickly catch up with the reality of increasingly complex and regional crises.
Three major humanitarian crises in 2010 and 2011 –…
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REMEMBERED COLUMNS: Rwanda and DRC 'agree on international border force'
Because news of this war is consistently under-reported.
15 July 2012 Last updated at 14:56 ET
Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo have agreed in principle to allow a neutral international force to patrol their borders, reports say.
The proposed force…
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