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Xenophobes, hungry Yemenis, and open data: The cheat sheet

Xenophobes, hungry Yemenis, and open data: The cheat sheet

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 24, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN’s team of editors takes a look at what lies ahead on our humanitarian agenda and curates a selection of some of the best reports, opinion, and journalism you may have

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Climate change glossary – understanding global warming from A to Z

Climate change glossary – understanding global warming from A to Z

February 21, 2017 0

The first in a series of fact files to help us better understand the science of climate change

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The humanitarian cheat sheet: Trouble in CAR and WhatsApp for crises

The humanitarian cheat sheet: Trouble in CAR and WhatsApp for crises

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 3, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN's team of editors curates a selection of some of the best humanitarian reports, opinion, and journalism you may have missed and looks ahead to give you the inside scoop on

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Syrian militias, Gazan pipes, and reforming humanitarianism: IRIN Top Picks

Syrian militias, Gazan pipes, and reforming humanitarianism: IRIN Top Picks

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 27, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN's team of editors curates a selection of humanitarian reports and opinion you may have missed, from in-depth analyses and features to academic studies and podcasts: Making humanitarianism fit for purpose

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Top Picks: Burundi, Bangladesh, and battling #PostTruth

Top Picks: Burundi, Bangladesh, and battling #PostTruth

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 18, 2016 0

Every week, IRIN's team of editors curates a selection of humanitarian reports and opinion you may have missed, from in-depth analysis and features to academic studies and podcasts: Repression and genocidal dynamics in

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Top Picks: Jihadis, bombs, and a Taliban riddle

Top Picks: Jihadis, bombs, and a Taliban riddle

April 29, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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Which countries are most at risk from climate change and how can we help?

Which countries are most at risk from climate change and how can we help?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 29, 2016 0

The countries most vulnerable to climate change are among the poorest and least able to respond.

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Scientists help Vietnam’s rice farmers adapt to climate change, amid major drought

Scientists help Vietnam’s rice farmers adapt to climate change, amid major drought

March 16, 2016 0

Scientists are developing more resistant varieties of rice to help farmers in Vietnam adapt to climate change, amid the country’s worst drought in 90 years.

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COP21: Who will pay for climate change disasters?

COP21: Who will pay for climate change disasters?

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 11, 2015 0

PARIS 11 December 2015 (IRIN) - The effects of climate change can be mitigated – by fixing catchment and drainage systems in Chennai, for example – but who should pick up the tab?

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COP21: Sri Lanka’s $675 million plan to harness floods

COP21: Sri Lanka’s $675 million plan to harness floods

December 7, 2015 0

POLLONARUWA, SRI LANKA 07 December 2015 (IRIN) - As delegates in Paris search for new ways to mitigate the effects of climate change, an innovative scheme that does exactly that is in the

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