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World Humanitarian Day 19-August (WHD)



August 19,The world commerates humanitarian workers killed and injured in couse of thier work and we honour all aid and healthy workers who continue, despite the odds, to provide life saving support and protection to there people most in need.

This year World Humanitarian Day comes as the world continues to fight Covid -19 pandemic over recent months. Aid workers are over coming unprecedented access hurdless assist people in humanitarian crisis in 54 countries which have been catapulated into humanitarian need by covid 19.This day was designated in memory of 19-august 2003 bimbo attack in the canal hotel in Baghdad, Iraq, killing 22 people including chief humanitarian in Iraq, sergio vieira Dr mellow. In 2009,the United Nations General Assembly formalised the day as world Humanitarian Day(WHD).

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