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Analysis: Where will Yemen’s aid money go?

Analysis: Where will Yemen’s aid money go?

September 28, 2012 0

DUBAI 28 September 2012 (IRIN) - Donors are pledging billions of dollars in aid for Yemen, but there are still many questions about where that aid will go, whether there is a capacity

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LEBANON: Refugee hosts feeling the pinch

LEBANON: Refugee hosts feeling the pinch

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 12, 2012 0

BEIRUT 12 September 2012 (IRIN) - Fewer tourists, lower levels of investment by Gulf states and reduced opportunities for cross-border trade with Syria are adversely affecting Lebanon’s most vulnerable people, including the hosts

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SYRIA: Ten things to watch out for

SYRIA: Ten things to watch out for

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 11, 2012 0

DUBAI 11 September 2012 (IRIN) - As the world focuses on daily fighting in Syria and the flight of refugees to neighbouring countries, the humanitarian situation inside Syria continues to be under-reported. Here

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LEBANON-SYRIA: The refugee minefield

LEBANON-SYRIA: The refugee minefield

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 3, 2012 0

BEIRUT 03 September 2012 (IRIN) - Progress in terms of providing more and better aid to the steady influx of Syrian refugees in Lebanon is being held back by government indecision stemming from

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OPT: Gaza’s water could be undrinkable by 2016

OPT: Gaza’s water could be undrinkable by 2016

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 30, 2012 0

JERUSALEM 30 August 2012 (IRIN) - Polluted water in the Gaza Strip is seriously affecting people’s health and the situation looks set to get worse, the UN warns in a new report. >

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YEMEN: Women die as violence impedes antenatal care in Abyan

YEMEN: Women die as violence impedes antenatal care in Abyan

August 24, 2012 0

ABYAN 24 August 2012 (IRIN) - In June, after spending 11 months in a makeshift camp for people displaced by violence, 19-year-old Dawlah Muslih, then seven months pregnant, returned to her home in

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Analysis: A tunnel-free future for Gaza?

Analysis: A tunnel-free future for Gaza?

August 23, 2012 0

GAZA CITY 23 August 2012 (IRIN) - This month’s border attack in the Sinai Peninsula, which killed 16 Egyptian soldiers, has bolstered calls to shut down a network of underground tunnels between Egypt

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YEMEN: Time running out for solution to water crisis

YEMEN: Time running out for solution to water crisis

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 13, 2012 0

SANA’A 13 August 2012 (IRIN) - The government of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh had taken strides to improve water access in Yemen in recent years. But last year’s uprising has pushed water

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Analysis: Patronage stalls Yemen’s transition

Analysis: Patronage stalls Yemen’s transition

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 8, 2012 0

SANA’A 08 August 2012 (IRIN) - Nearly six months after his ousting from power, former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh continues to hold significant influence and control over military forces in the country.

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LEBANON-SYRIA: No school today – Why Syrian refugee children miss out on education

LEBANON-SYRIA: No school today – Why Syrian refugee children miss out on education

August 8, 2012 0

WADI KHALED 08 August 2012 (IRIN) - Hayat*, a dark-haired 12-year-old, searches for a familiar face among a circle of children playing a name game. She knows some of the kids. They have

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