The 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2020

CARE’s annual report highlighting the 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of the year. The analysis reveals a concerning trend of crises – particularly on the African continent – being neglected year after year.

The report highlights how in 2020 the COVID-19 pandemic dominated global media reporting, but humanitarian crises that were in many cases worsened by the impact of COVID-19 – and the increasing impacts of climate change – continued to be overlooked. The report gives an overview of neglected crises and their impacts, and also offers solutions and best practices in journalism to raise attention for these humanitarian crises.

  • Countries: Burundi, Central African Republic, Guatemala, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Ukraine, Zambia
  • Published: January 2021

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