More than half the population in the Central African Republic -- around 2.6 million people -- needs humanitarian aid and more than one million are in an extremely vulnerable situation, the United Nations said on Tuesday. Central African Republic is still struggling after a conflict that forced halfSource: Half C.Africa population needs humanitarian aid: UN
Sepsis played a direct role in the deaths of 11 million people in 2017?
Sepsis played a direct role in the deaths of 11 million people in 2017, almost twice as many as previously estimated, according to a study published Thursday. Sepsis occurs when a person's organs cease to function properly as the result of an out-of-control immune response to infection. Some 85Source: Sepsis linked to 1-in-5 deaths worldwide: …
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Rohingya Muslims live under the trees and take shelter in plastic bags from the sun on the borders of Bangladesh in Myanmar?
#Rohingya live under the trees and take shelter in plastic bags from the sun on the borders of #Bangladesh in light of the worsening health situation #Myanmar pic.twitter.com/naHC4QJFbY— M Kyaw kyaw (@RoMohammadRohi1) December 29, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
2 million in concentration camps in China?
Chinese concentration camps: Leak of secret government documents details conditions – The Washington Post
A manual on how camps should be run is especially detailed, describing strict surveillance of so-called “students” and a system for assimilation into mainstream Chinese culture. Source: Chinese concentration camps: Leak of secret government documents details conditions - The Washington Post
The top 10 crises the world
These are the top 10 countries experiencing—or on the brink of—the worst humanitarian crises in the world, according to the International Rescue Committee. Source: The top 10 crises the world should be watching for 2019 | International Rescue Committee (IRC)