Crisis in Mali - Updates

15 January 2013
International aid agency Oxfam is extremely concerned that the recent intensification of fighting in Mali, which includes the intervention of French military, could worsen restrictions on humanitarian access and lead to a significant increase the humanitarian needs of populations across the country and in neighboring states.
Malian woman at the Mentao Nord camp in Burkina Faso. Photo: Pablo Tosco/Oxfam
20 December 2012
A military offensive in northern Mali would have serious humanitarian consequences and requires serious safeguards to be put in place warns a coalition of ten non-governmental organizations today.