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How 3D printing can save lives

How 3D printing can save lives

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 14, 2016 0

How do you train people to disarm munitions when they can’t practise on the actual weapons? Try a 3D printer…

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How politics delayed Nepal reconstruction

How politics delayed Nepal reconstruction

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 14, 2016 0

PHNOM PENH 14 January 2016 (IRIN) - After delays due to political haggling, Nepal’s government has finally authorised a National Reconstruction Authority to begin rebuilding the earthquake-devastated country, although the actual building will

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For Ugandan children born of war, the struggle continues

For Ugandan children born of war, the struggle continues

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 7, 2015 0

KAMPALA 07 July 2015 (IRIN) - Actual combat may have ended almost a decade ago in northern Uganda, but for many women abducted by the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army and the children they

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Hosting Syrian refugees – the cost conundrum

Hosting Syrian refugees – the cost conundrum

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 8, 2013 0

DUBAI 08 November 2013 (IRIN) - Syria’s neighbours say they have collectively spent billions of dollars hosting Syrian refugees. What are the actual costs? And can there also be economic benefits to refugee

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Challenges ahead of Myanmar’s first census in 30 years

Challenges ahead of Myanmar’s first census in 30 years

March 8, 2013 0

BANGKOK 08 March 2013 (IRIN) - As Myanmar readies to launch a pilot of its first national census in three decades on 30 March, activists and experts cite a number of challenges ahead

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