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Rocky road: Disabled refugees battle through the Balkans

Rocky road: Disabled refugees battle through the Balkans

December 2, 2015 0

TABANOVCE 02 December 2015 (IRIN) - Since the beginning of this year, more than 700,000 migrants and refugees have taken boats from Turkey to Greece and made their way to Western Europe using

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COP 21: Ready or not – drought tests Ethiopia

COP 21: Ready or not – drought tests Ethiopia

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 27, 2015 0

ADDIS ABABA 27 November 2015 (IRIN) - Herding weary sheep up a dusty path, Hussein Boru knows he won’t find green pastures.

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COP 21: Ready or not – drought tests Ethiopia

COP 21: Ready or not – drought tests Ethiopia

November 27, 2015 0

ADDIS ABABA 27 November 2015 (IRIN) - Herding weary sheep up a dusty path, Hussein Boru knows he won’t find green pastures.

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How bad is the drought in Ethiopia?

How bad is the drought in Ethiopia?

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 19, 2015 0

LONDON 19 November 2015 (IRIN) - Alarm bells are ringing for a food emergency in Ethiopia.

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Will climate change = more disease?

Will climate change = more disease?

November 6, 2015 0

NEW YORK 06 November 2015 (IRIN) - Climate change is having a profound impact on animal habitats, but what disease risk does this pose for humans?

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Farmers turn to fishing as Zimbabwe crops fail

Farmers turn to fishing as Zimbabwe crops fail

August 31, 2015 0

WEDZA, ZIMBABWE 31 August 2015 (IRIN) - The lean season in Zimbabwe has rarely been so lean. Harvests have failed across the country after a cruel combination of late rains, floods and drought.

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Amid clashes, many clinics close in eastern DRC

Amid clashes, many clinics close in eastern DRC

August 18, 2015 0

BENI 18 August 2015 (IRIN) - Some 30,000 people in eastern DRC's Beni territory no longer have easy access to basic healthcare after dozens of clinics shut up shop because of staff fears

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East DRC fighting shutters health clinics

East DRC fighting shutters health clinics

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 18, 2015 0

BENI 18 August 2015 (IRIN) - Some 30,000 people in eastern DRC's Beni territory no longer have easy access to basic healthcare after dozens of clinics shut up shop because of staff fears

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Drought by numbers in North Korea

Drought by numbers in North Korea

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 13, 2015 0

YANGON 13 August 2015 (IRIN) - Health, nutrition and sanitation conditions have deteriorated for citizens of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) due to “a long period of abnormally dry weather,” according

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US food aid: Charity begins at home

US food aid: Charity begins at home

July 30, 2015 0

LONDON 30 July 2015 (IRIN) - More than 60 years after the US Food for Peace program was launched, vested interests continue to hinder reforms to allow for more local sourcing of food

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