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Analysis: The dilemma of returning for Pakistan’s IDPs

Analysis: The dilemma of returning for Pakistan’s IDPs

September 11, 2013 0

PESHAWAR 11 September 2013 (IRIN) - A gun battle is raging at the small house Aziz Khan and his two brothers rent in Peshawar, close to Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan: Aziz’s seven-year-old son,

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Afghan reintegration scheme in the spotlight

Afghan reintegration scheme in the spotlight

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 4, 2013 0

KUNDUZ 04 June 2013 (IRIN) - A process of voluntary disarmament and reintegration of ex-combatants, the Afghanistan Peace and Reintegration Program (APRP), has been under way since 2010, but in the absence of

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Innovative ICT helps aid workers in Afghanistan

Innovative ICT helps aid workers in Afghanistan

May 2, 2013 0

KABUL 02 May 2013 (IRIN) - As Asia’s poorest country and the deadliest for aid workers, rugged Afghanistan offers a considerable challenge to humanitarian work.

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Afghanistan – the world’s most dangerous place for aid workers

Afghanistan – the world’s most dangerous place for aid workers

carolyn.simon@hrc.org April 18, 2013 0

KABUL 18 April 2013 (IRIN) - Attacks on aid workers in Afghanistan - the world’s most dangerous country for aid workers - are likely to be as high in 2013 as the worst

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Security and aid work in militia-controlled Afghanistan

Security and aid work in militia-controlled Afghanistan

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 5, 2013 0

KUNDUZ 05 April 2013 (IRIN) - Hamidullah, the headmaster of Haji Mir Alam girls’ school in Afghanistan’s northern Kunduz Province, was sitting at his desk in the summer of 2011 when members of

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Fighting in Pakistan’s Tirah Valley displaces 40,000 people

Fighting in Pakistan’s Tirah Valley displaces 40,000 people

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 1, 2013 0

PESHAWAR 01 April 2013 (IRIN) - Around 40,000 residents of Pakistan’s Tirah Valley, close to the border with Afghanistan, have fled their homes after renewed fighting in the last few days, according to

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AFGHANISTAN: Bleak humanitarian outlook for 2013

AFGHANISTAN: Bleak humanitarian outlook for 2013

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 2, 2013 0

DUBAI 02 January 2013 (IRIN) - More violence and a worsening humanitarian situation are likely in Afghanistan in 2013, say aid agencies. >

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Bleak 2013 humanitarian outlook for Afghanistan

Bleak 2013 humanitarian outlook for Afghanistan

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 2, 2013 0

DUBAI 02 January 2013 (IRIN) - More violence and a worsening humanitarian situation are likely in Afghanistan in 2013, say aid agencies. >

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Analysis: The militarization of hospital beds

Analysis: The militarization of hospital beds

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 20, 2012 0

NEW YORK 20 December 2012 (IRIN) - Delivering health aid to hotspots including Haiti and Afghanistan has brought together - and at times pitted against one another - humanitarians and militaries in an

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AFGHANISTAN: Power shortages hamper development

AFGHANISTAN: Power shortages hamper development

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 20, 2012 0

JALALABAD 20 December 2012 (IRIN) - A lack of regular electricity in Nangahar Province in eastern Afghanistan is undermining reconstruction efforts and pushing families back into poverty, say business leaders in the provincial

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