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ACLED - Armed Conflict & Event Data Project
Offers realtime data on armed conflict in Africa and Southeast Asia
A humanitarian news network for public and relief professionals.
Global news in the areas of Aid, Non-profits, and the environment.
The New Humanitarian
Independent journalists reporting on Humanitarian crises around the world.
Global news stories on a range of humanitarian themes from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
Security Council Report
The latest news from the UN Security Counsel.
Human Rights Watch
Covers human rights stories throughout the world.
UN Cluster System
Outlines the organizations, both UN and non-UN, that work together on the main sectors of Humanitarian action.
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Database for statistics: Statista
Looking for statistics?
Statista contains statistics on thousands of topics, including business, finance, politics, lifestyles, current trends, and technology. It includes infographics, industry reports, studies, and topic pages.
Selected Statistical Resources
UN Human Development Reports
Find human development reports, indices, and data using this tool developed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
EUROSTAT, the official statistical office of the European Union, offers statistical data on a wide variety of topics.
Online statistical database for country comparisons. Statistics are culled from the CIA WorldFactbook, W.H.O., the U.N., UNESCO, the WorldBank, World Resources Institute, and the OECD.
IMF eLibrary Data
For International Financial Statistics, please refer to Ref. HG61 .I572
World Development Indicators
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources.