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Fighting violent extremism – humanitarians beware

Fighting violent extremism – humanitarians beware

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 3, 2017 0

Governments are increasingly keen to embrace a countering violent extremism strategy, but humanitarians should be wary 

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Conditions for asylum seekers worsen in Libya

Conditions for asylum seekers worsen in Libya

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 7, 2014 0

JOHANNESBURG 07 August 2014 (IRIN) - As violence in Libya continues to escalate, most diplomats and foreign workers have by now received assistance from their governments and employers to evacuate the country. But

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Capturing Asia’s aid response lessons

Capturing Asia’s aid response lessons

July 22, 2014 0

BANGKOK 22 July 2014 (IRIN) - Governments, academics, humanitarians, military leaders, and activists from across the Asia-Pacific region will gather in Tokyo tomorrow to glean expertise on responses to humanitarian crises across the

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New Cambodian bird flu cases highlight regional risk

New Cambodian bird flu cases highlight regional risk

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 14, 2014 0

PHNOM PENH 14 March 2014 (IRIN) - Governments in Southeast Asia need to do more to combat the deadly H5N1 avian flu virus, say health officials. >

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Cameroon and Nigeria take on task of laying down a border

Cameroon and Nigeria take on task of laying down a border

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 12, 2014 0

DAKAR 12 February 2014 (IRIN) - Twelve years after an International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruling demarcated the Cameroon-Nigeria border, the UN and the governments of Cameroon and Nigeria are making headway in

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Analysis: Assessing Southeast Asia’s aid coordination during crises

Analysis: Assessing Southeast Asia’s aid coordination during crises

December 6, 2012 0

JAKARTA 06 December 2012 (IRIN) - Governments and aid groups in Southeast Asia, the most natural-disaster prone region in the world, say more coordination is needed to prepare for and respond to emergencies.

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