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State of the world's emergencies

A briefing for UK parliamentarians.

State of the world's emergencies, October 2016

This briefing is designed to give new and returning members of parliament a rapid overview of some of the world’s most complex emergencies.

The report highlights actions which parliamentarians can take to ensure the UK most effectively delivers on its moral and political responsibilities as a key actor on the global stage.

The report summarises key issues of humanitarian crisis and conflict, including short summaries of ten of the world’s most complex emergencies.