Women and their children watch the Darfur Drama actors perform at El Srief (North Darfur). This peacebuilding initiative is organized in part by UNDP, the African Union, the UN's Mission in Sudan and a number of other international and local partners. www.undp.org Photo: UN/Albert Gonzalez Farran
There are roughly refugees in South Sudan’s Maban County. Many are at serious health risk. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and its partners are working vigorously to prevent and contain the outbreak of malaria and several water-borne diseases.
A Somali boy waits for registration into Ifo refugee camp, which is part of the larger Dadaab camp located in Kenya. He joins thousands of other displaced drought victims who wait as long as ten days before becoming fully registered at the camp.
Deminer and a bomb detection dog work side-by-side to search for landmines and unexploded ordnances in Tajikistan.