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Women drivers, corrupt cops, and dating refugees: The Cheat Sheet

Women drivers, corrupt cops, and dating refugees: The Cheat Sheet

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 29, 2017 0

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe: Was letting women drive a Saudi PR

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Development deficit feeds Boko Haram in northern Cameroon

Development deficit feeds Boko Haram in northern Cameroon

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 6, 2017 0

One of the main reasons Boko Haram has been able to gain a foothold and recruit thousands of young people in the Far North Region of Cameroon is its relative lack of development

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IRIN wins top Asia award for video reporting

IRIN wins top Asia award for video reporting

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 15, 2017 0

We are delighted to announce that the Society of Publishers in Asia has recognised IRIN's outstanding work in the region with an overall win in the video reporting category and an honourable mention for

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Buddhist aid workers face backlash for helping Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims

Buddhist aid workers face backlash for helping Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 15, 2016 0

Soe Aung works for an international aid agency in his hometown of Sittwe, the capital of Myanmar’s Rakhine State. It’s a good job, but he isn’t eager to discuss it in a public

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Who builds the walls?

Who builds the walls?

November 9, 2016 0

You are a German, remembering the Berlin Wall. It seemed like it would last forever, but it was only 30 years before the pressure became too much and people spilled over it like

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Top Picks: Race, sexuality, and earthquakes

Top Picks: Race, sexuality, and earthquakes

April 22, 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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Why Turkey is still refugees unwelcome

Why Turkey is still refugees unwelcome

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 30, 2016 0

The joint EU-Turkish action plan to end the migration crisis not only aims to make Europe a much less appealing destination – with threats of detention and deportation for all new boat arrivals

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Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 25, 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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Turkey’s refugee smugglers adapt and prosper

Turkey’s refugee smugglers adapt and prosper

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 8, 2016 0

ISTANBUL 08 February 2016 (IRIN) - Turkish and German leaders may be ramping up the rhetoric and hardening their resolve to crack down on the people smugglers pushing a steady stream of Syrians

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Syrian refugees in Cologne fear backlash

Syrian refugees in Cologne fear backlash

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 15, 2016 0

OXFORD 15 January 2016 (IRIN) - Syrian refugees living in Cologne say they’re afraid they’ll have to pay the price for the actions of gangs of men, said to be of Arab and

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