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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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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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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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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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‘I have to help my family’

‘I have to help my family’

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 2, 2017 0

The boy took a deep breath before lifting up two bags full of red bricks, balancing the load on his shoulders. The sun burned his bare feet as he walked through the refugee

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The Libyan migrant “prisons” of Europe’s making

The Libyan migrant “prisons” of Europe’s making

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 1, 2017 0

The consequences of Italian and European migration policies for migrants and refugees stuck in Libya are ugly and stark: from militia wars to increasing extortion to overcrowded detention “prisons” where pregnant women can

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How will China’s ambitious new Silk Road impact climate change?

How will China’s ambitious new Silk Road impact climate change?

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 31, 2017 0

China is pushing the largest economic development project the world has ever seen. Stretching through Southeast Asia, Africa, and Europe, the Belt and Road project is a sophisticated network of corridors, ports, power

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Congo, chemical weapons, and sex work in crisis settings: The Cheat Sheet

Congo, chemical weapons, and sex work in crisis settings: The Cheat Sheet

October 27, 2017 0

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

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Escalating conflict makes it harder to deliver vital healthcare in Afghanistan

Escalating conflict makes it harder to deliver vital healthcare in Afghanistan

October 26, 2017 0

At a clinic in Kandahar, new technology is attacking a deadly disease.

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