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Caribbean Hurricanes Relief Efforts. Help Now!

When Hurricane Irma ripped through the Caribbean, the nation of Barbuda was left devastated in its wake. Today, for the first time in 300 years, there’s not a single living person on the island. The civilization that existed there was extinguished.  

Yet, Barbuda was not the only country caught in the path of destruction.  

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Harvey and Irma Are Part of a Global Humanitarian Challenge

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma remind us that displacement linked to natural disasters has become one of the biggest humanitarian challenges of our century.

Hajer Naili
Hajer Naili is a Journalist and the Communications and Social Media Coordinator at IOM Washington, D.C. She previously worked as a web-reporter/photojournalist for the New-York based publication Women's eNews and was a freelancer for Al Jazeera Plus.
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