Report highlights humanitarian concerns in Colombia's Putumayo region

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BOGOTÁ, Colombia, July 14 (UNHCR) – Forced displacement remains a major problem in southern Colombia's volatile Putumayo department, according to a report by six local and international non-governmental organizations. But the UN refugee agency says continuing opposition to the violence gives some room for hope in the border region.
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UNHCR Appeals for $90 Million for IDPs

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GENEVA: The U.N. refugee agency is launching a $90 million appeal to assist millions of internally displaced people (IDPs) in the Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Liberia and Uganda. (read more)
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