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IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

December 6, 2012 0

NAIROBI 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) 2009, also known as the Kampala Convention, came into force on 6 December;

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IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 6, 2012 0

NAIROBI 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) 2009, also known as the Kampala Convention, came into force on 6 December;

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IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

December 6, 2012 0

NAIROBI 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) 2009, also known as the Kampala Convention, came into force on 6 December;

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IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

IDPs: African IDP Convention comes into force

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 6, 2012 0

NAIROBI 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) 2009, also known as the Kampala Convention, came into force on 6 December;

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KENYA: Rita, "I feel cheated of my right to decide whether to give birth or not"

KENYA: Rita, "I feel cheated of my right to decide whether to give birth or not"

November 30, 2012 0

NAIROBI 30 November 2012 (IRIN) - In August 2012, the African Gender and Media Initiative, a Kenyan NGO, released a report documenting cases of forced and coerced sterilizations of HIV-positive women, carried out

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SOUTH AFRICA: Western Cape farmworkers join strikes

SOUTH AFRICA: Western Cape farmworkers join strikes

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 16, 2012 0

DE DOORNS 16 November 2012 (IRIN) - Farm labourers are the latest group to join a wave of strikes across South Africa in recent months as food price increases outstrip the official inflation

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In Brief: Towards earlier cancer diagnosis in Congo

In Brief: Towards earlier cancer diagnosis in Congo

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 14, 2012 0

BRAZZAVILLE 14 November 2012 (IRIN) - An NGO in the Republic of Congo has launched a campaign aimed at reducing the often fatally late diagnosis of cancer, which affects more than 7,000 people

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In Brief: Towards earlier cancer diagnosis in Congo

In Brief: Towards earlier cancer diagnosis in Congo

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 14, 2012 0

BRAZZAVILLE 14 November 2012 (IRIN) - An NGO in the Republic of Congo has launched a campaign aimed at reducing the often fatally late diagnosis of cancer, which affects more than 7,000 people

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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Diagnosis difficulties behind pneumonia spread

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Diagnosis difficulties behind pneumonia spread

November 12, 2012 0

BANGUI 12 November 2012 (IRIN) - In a bid to increase the low level of awareness of pneumonia in the Central African Republic (CAR), where the disease is the biggest killer of children

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Analysis: Burundi’s bumpy road to the 2015 polls

Analysis: Burundi’s bumpy road to the 2015 polls

November 1, 2012 0

BUJUMBURA 01 November 2012 (IRIN) - The two billion US dollars pledged by donors on 30 October to support Burundi’s development sounds like a ringing endorsement of the central African country’s progress from

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