The forgotten crises: the humanitarian emergencies the world ignored in 2017

 

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Top 10 most under-reported crises in 2017:

  • North Korea: Food shortages and oppression
  • Eritrea: Drought and repression
  • Burundi: Persecution and violence
  • Sudan: War and food shortages
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo: Conflict and displacement
  • Mali: Violence and malnutrition
  • Vietnam: Typhoon Doksuri
  • Lake Chad Basin (Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Nigeria): Conflict, hunger and displacement
  • Central African Republic: Violence, displacement and food shortages
  • Peru: Floods

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