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World Humanitarian Day
19 August

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World Humanitarian Day: UN pays tribute to people helping people around the globe
2011 World Humanitarian Day Citizen Ambassador's Contest

2011 World Humanitarian Day Citizen Ambassador's Contest

The United Nations Department of Public Information, in partnership with the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), will run the 3rd annual Citizen Ambassadors video contest from 8 August 2011 to 8 September 2011.

World Humanitarian Day 2011—Somalia Aid Worker Story

World Humanitarian Day 2011—Somalia Aid Worker Story

This story is part of the World Humanitarian Day 2011 campaign.

In it, trauma surgeon Dr Omar Saleh talks about his passion - saving lives in Somalia.

World Humanitarian Day 2011—Haiti Aid Worker Story

World Humanitarian Day 2011—Haiti Aid Worker Story

This story is part of the World Humanitarian Day 2011 campaign.

In it, humanitarian photographer Marco Domino talks about working closely with a family in Haiti.

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