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IRIN’s Top Picks: Briefings, standards and cat-fights

IRIN’s Top Picks: Briefings, standards and cat-fights

June 12, 2015 0

DUBAI 12 June 2015 (IRIN) - Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, interviews, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on

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Time for a new deal for Middle East’s displaced?

Time for a new deal for Middle East’s displaced?

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 10, 2015 0

DUBAI 10 June 2015 (IRIN) - As the Middle East's internal displacement crisis deepens, is it time for a regional and legally-binding agreement to ensure governments uphold their responsibilities towards their own citizens?

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IRIN’s Top Picks: Burundi, bombs and bogus claims

IRIN’s Top Picks: Burundi, bombs and bogus claims

June 5, 2015 0

DUBAI 05 June 2015 (IRIN) - This week our Top Picks cover the deadly civilian toll in Yemen, Burundi, the battle against self-declared Islamic State in Iraq, an alleged aid scandal in Haiti,

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Wet beds and nightmares: Yemen’s children learn war

Wet beds and nightmares: Yemen’s children learn war

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 1, 2015 0

SANA'A/DUBAI 01 June 2015 (IRIN) - Yemeni children are suffering sustained psychosocial trauma due to airstrikes and gun battles. Many are also at risk from explosive remnants of war that now litter their

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IRIN’s Top Picks: Obsessions, omissions and repetitions

IRIN’s Top Picks: Obsessions, omissions and repetitions

May 29, 2015 0

DUBAI 29 May 2015 (IRIN) - This week our Top Picks include a lament about the gap between tweets and action, a critique of unethical reporting of rape in Iraq, an analysis of

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IRIN’s Top Picks: Siege gardening, Scientology and aid pledges

IRIN’s Top Picks: Siege gardening, Scientology and aid pledges

May 22, 2015 0

DUBAI 22 May 2015 (IRIN) - Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share some of their top picks of recent must-read research, interviews, reports, blogs and

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Yemen conflict fans food insecurity

Yemen conflict fans food insecurity

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 22, 2015 0

AMMAN / DUBAI 22 May 2015 (IRIN) - The conflict in Yemen is worsening the country's food insecurity, according to a new report, which predicts that parts of the the Arab state may

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UN Watchdog blasts Iraq over IDP treatment

UN Watchdog blasts Iraq over IDP treatment

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 19, 2015 0

DUBAI 19 May 2015 (IRIN) - A UN watchdog has blasted the Iraqi authorities for their failure to adequately support and protect the nearly three million people displaced within its borders by the

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IRIN’s Top Picks: Separation, compassion and re-shaping aid

IRIN’s Top Picks: Separation, compassion and re-shaping aid

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 8, 2015 0

DUBAI 08 May 2015 (IRIN) - Welcome to IRIN's weekly assortment of noteworthy humanitarian journalism and research, compiled by the editorial team.

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Iraq aid cuts due to funding shortages

Iraq aid cuts due to funding shortages

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 6, 2015 0

DUBAI 06 May 2015 (IRIN) - Humanitarian crises around the world are struggling for money, but Iraq – where some 2.7 million people have been internally displaced in the last 17 months –

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