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UN 'struggling' to fund support for displaced people

Last year over seven million people across the world were forced to leave their homes and seek refuge as a consequence of natural disasters or warfare and conflict in their own countries.

UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Sir John Holmes gives his views on how we can reduce that number and provide more effective help.

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