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Activists pressure Kenya’s presidential candidates to act on HIV

Activists pressure Kenya’s presidential candidates to act on HIV

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 25, 2013 0

BOMET 25 February 2013 (IRIN) - A small team of HIV/AIDS activists is trailing Kenyan presidential candidates as they crisscross the country, pressing them to increase their commitment to the care and treatment

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New cases of dengue fever, kala-azar reported in Kenya’s north

New cases of dengue fever, kala-azar reported in Kenya’s north

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 19, 2013 0

MANDERA/WAJIR 19 February 2013 (IRIN) - An outbreak of dengue fever and a suspected outbreak of kala-azar in northern Kenya are drawing attention to the need for improved health services in some of

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What’s the way forward for Mali?

What’s the way forward for Mali?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 12, 2013 0

DAKAR 12 February 2013 (IRIN) - The French military offensive in Mali halted militant Islamists’ drive southwards and dislodged them from parts of the northern region, but the fight is far from over,

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Hazards and options for Mali’s future

Hazards and options for Mali’s future

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 12, 2013 0

DAKAR 12 February 2013 (IRIN) - The French military offensive in Mali halted militant Islamists’ drive southwards and dislodged them from parts of the northern region, but the fight is far from over,

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Analysis: Changing the discourse on Afghan IDPs

Analysis: Changing the discourse on Afghan IDPs

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 7, 2013 0

JALALABAD/DUBAI 07 February 2013 (IRIN) - A key challenge for the Afghan government and aid agencies is how to help the country’s huge population of internally displaced persons (IDPs) reintegrate in their home

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Analysis: Afghan government promises rethink on IDPs

Analysis: Afghan government promises rethink on IDPs

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 7, 2013 0

JALALABAD/DUBAI 07 February 2013 (IRIN) - A key challenge for the Afghan government and aid agencies is how to help the country’s huge population of internally displaced persons (IDPs) reintegrate in their home

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Mozambique flooding creates displacement crisis

Mozambique flooding creates displacement crisis

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 28, 2013 0

CHIAQUELANE 28 January 2013 (IRIN) - The Mozambican government and aid organizations are struggling to respond to the needs of 150,000 people displaced by recent flooding in the country’s southern Gaza Province.

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Sanctions hit humanitarian aid to Syria

Sanctions hit humanitarian aid to Syria

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 25, 2013 0

DAMASCUS 25 January 2013 (IRIN) - Humanitarian and developmental aid agencies in Syria say international sanctions against the country have made their operations harder. >

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Is Zimbabwe’s education sector on the road to recovery?

Is Zimbabwe’s education sector on the road to recovery?

January 24, 2013 0

HARARE 24 January 2013 (IRIN) - Zimbabwe's education system, once regarded as the finest on the continent, was a casualty of the country's economic meltdown in the 2000s, when it nearly collapsed -

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