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Rohingya death count, war games, and a non-coup in Zimbabwe: The Cheat Sheet

Rohingya death count, war games, and a non-coup in Zimbabwe: The Cheat Sheet

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 17, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe:   Plus ç a change in Zimbabwe

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Peeking through the cracks into Yemen’s war

Peeking through the cracks into Yemen’s war

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 15, 2017 0

What can one of the safer parts of Yemen tell us about the humanitarian crisis unfolding all around it

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Aid reform in the Pacific held up by power, purse strings, and trust

Aid reform in the Pacific held up by power, purse strings, and trust

November 14, 2017 0

Takeovers, parachute experts, and fear of failure: Why controlling disaster response is a thorny issue in the Pacific Islands

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Iran-Iraq earthquake live blog

Iran-Iraq earthquake live blog

November 13, 2017 0

Latest developments after a 7.3-magnitude quake struck a border region of Iran-Iraq on Sunday

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A shot across the bows from The Hague as ICC investigates Burundi

A shot across the bows from The Hague as ICC investigates Burundi

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 10, 2017 0

By authorising a full-scale investigation into alleged crimes against humanity committed by state actors in Burundi, judges of the International Criminal Court want to send a clear message to perpetrators of such crimes

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Refugees warn of looming civil war in Cameroon

Refugees warn of looming civil war in Cameroon

November 9, 2017 0

As Patrick Ndong was getting ready to leave home for his poultry farm in the Cameroonian commune of Akwaya, a group of soldiers stormed into his compound and began shooting in the air.

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In the eye of the storm: small island states call for action at climate change summit

In the eye of the storm: small island states call for action at climate change summit

November 7, 2017 0

While countries thrash out a way forward on climate pledges, island states deal with the consequences of sea-level rise and tropical storms

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US ramps up military strikes in Somalia

US ramps up military strikes in Somalia

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 6, 2017 0

When Ali Osman Diblawe arrived in Bariire town he was barefoot and winded. He had sprinted the 2.5 kilometres from his farm to the southern Somali town after hearing a barrage of gunfire

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Libyan migrant “prisons”, climate change inequality, and evidence-based aid: The Cheat Sheet

Libyan migrant “prisons”, climate change inequality, and evidence-based aid: The Cheat Sheet

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 3, 2017 0

Get up to speed with our weekly cheat sheet of hot humanitarian topics

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Who owns Kenya?

Who owns Kenya?

November 3, 2017 0

Two elections in two months has not settled Kenya’s political crisis. But the impasse is not really about who will sit in State House. It’s a deeper question: it’s about who owns Kenya

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