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Millions remain vulnerable to flooding and hunger

Islamabad: Pakistan – One year after unprecedented monsoon floods swept through Pakistan, millions of people continue to live in makeshift shelters; vulnerable and exposed to the threat of further flooding during the current monsoon season. “Many families have not yet had the chance to rebuild their homes,” says Nilofar Bakhtiar, chair of the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS). “It will not take a lot of rain this year to leave them in a very precarious situation.” Last year’s floods hit […]

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