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Floods in western Africa: health relief arrives

A young woman standing in a makeshift shelter.
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Togo: people displaced

Some areas in the extreme southeast of Togo were completely cut off for more than a month when the river Mono broke its banks.

A young mother, displaced by the floods, took refuge on an embanked road. Three months later she is still sheltering there.

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