Thomson Reuters Foundation: Cameroon tops list of the world's most neglected displacement crises

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Cameroon tops list of the world's most neglected displacement crises

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6/5/19

The Thomson Reuters Foundation quoted Helen Thompson, CARE International UK head of humanitarian programs, on the struggle to meet increasing needs with limited funding. The Norwegian Refugee Council has placed Cameroon as the top country in the world for the most neglected displacement crisis where half a million people have been forced from their home. Cameroon and other countries on the list lack funding, media attention and political urgency. “Ultimately, humanitarian action alone cannot end humanitarian need,” Thompson said, “these crises require political solutions to put an end to conflict, allowing people to recover, rebuild their lives, and live in peace.” Read more here. The story was published in Reuters here and VOA here.
 

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