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Burundi power struggle outlasts diplomatic flurry

Burundi power struggle outlasts diplomatic flurry

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 2, 2016 0

There’s been a flurry of high-profile visits to Burundi designed to find a settlement to the political crisis but little evidence yet that anything has been achieved.   First came UN Security Council

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Survivors of violence in Malakal face new crisis

Survivors of violence in Malakal face new crisis

February 22, 2016 0

A new humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Malakal, South Sudan, just days after an attack on a Protection of Civilians camp by government soldiers – the challenge of caring for tens of thousands

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Top Picks: Subversive charities, the home of Zika, and Yemen explained

Top Picks: Subversive charities, the home of Zika, and Yemen explained

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 14, 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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2015 humanitarian funding overview

2015 humanitarian funding overview

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 15, 2015 0

We are rounding up the humanitarian financing figures for 2015.  Overall, the EU bloc has given slightly more than the USA. But comparing countries shows the dominance of the US.

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The EU’s dirty deal

The EU’s dirty deal

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 19, 2015 0

ISTANBUL 19 October 2015 (IRIN) - Rebecca Bryant, an anthropologist at the London School of Economics and an expert on civil conflict, borders, and displacement in the Eastern Mediterranean, warns that the EU’s

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