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# Humanitarian Crisis

This year
2024
Gaza: 150,000 people have fled Rafah city as more evacuation orders issued by Israel
UN chief Antonio Guterres said that Gaza risks an “epic humanitarian disaster” if Israel launches a full-scale ground operation in Rafah.
Hamas chief says three of his sons and several grandchildren killed by Israeli strike in Gaza
'It's like The Purge': Irish aid agency worker on being trapped in Haiti amid worsening gun battles
Matt Knight of GOAL leads a team of more than 70 aid workers in Haiti.
Yemenis face uncertain future as US-UK airstrikes prompt fears of escalating violence
Last year
2023
United Nations humanitarian official: Situation in Gaza 'worst we've ever seen'
Ireland to provide €2 million of Irish Aid to support Morocco following devastating earthquake
UN countries pledge $1.5 billion to save Sudan from humanitarian crisis
All time
Malnutrition and disease after Pakistan flood will get worse says UN
'Money, money, money - that is what is required' - Irish politicians visit Polish/Ukraine border
At the border: 'People should stop sending us summer clothes. We need food and things for babies'
More than 100 believed killed in airstrike on Yemen detention centre
Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle
Breakthrough in Yemen conflict as ceasefire to take place at key port
The 'forgotten' conflict of South Sudan: 'People often walk two days to get to the hospital'
Ireland is giving another €5 million in aid to the severe humanitarian crisis in DR Congo
Ireland donated €51 million in record-breaking year for Concern
Explainer: Why tens of thousands face starvation in war-torn South Sudan
UN warns of 'looming humanitarian catastrophe' in four Syrian towns
42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea
The Syrian father pictured crying with his family in Kos has reached Germany
Bono: 'These people are refugees, not migrants'
Column: The Ebola outbreak is much more than a medical emergency
Alistair Short
If a humanitarian disaster happened in Ireland tomorrow, how ready would we be?
Opinion: The worst crisis you’ve never heard of... is the CAR crisis the next Rwanda?
Dualta Roughneen
GOAL sends emergency team to Iraq as crisis worsens, ISIS close in on Baghdad
Column: Irish troops are heading to Mali – what will they find there?
Emilia Sorrentino
Wave of Syrian refugees 'overwhelming' aid efforts: Oxfam
A further €4.7 million in Irish Aid pledged for humanitarian crisis in Syria
Pictures: The humanitarian crisis in South Sudan
'This situation is entirely preventable': Death and desperation in South Sudan
Why is George Clooney watching Sudan via satellite?
Half a million people still living in camps in Haiti
Column: Some of the malnourished children have bodies so swollen they look about to burst
Mohamed Somane Abdi
Somali refugees moved as camps overflow
Nearly 800,000 children in Somalia face immediate death
Ireland to give extra €1m in aid to Horn of Africa
"The people here show me the graves of children": East Africa's drought crisis
Aid agencies seek urgent help to counter Africa's worst drought in decades
Ground invasion by the West in Libya ruled out once again