influx »

Malnutrition stalks Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Malnutrition stalks Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 9, 2017 0

More than half of new arrivals are children, but the sheer size of the influx has made it difficult to address high rates of malnourishment

Read More »
The EU’s ‘short-sighted’ migration deal with Turkey

The EU’s ‘short-sighted’ migration deal with Turkey

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 30, 2015 0

OXFORD 30 November 2015 (IRIN) - As it becomes clear that winter weather and stricter border controls will not be enough to deter migrants and refugees from trying to reach Europe, the European

Read More »
Fleeing insecurity and cholera, Burundians pour into Uganda

Fleeing insecurity and cholera, Burundians pour into Uganda

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 4, 2015 0

KAMPALA 04 June 2015 (IRIN) - Thousands of Burundian refugees have made their way to Uganda, having fled insecurity at home and a cholera outbreak in Tanzania. Ugandan officials say they are struggling

Read More »
Hungary reacts to migrant influx

Hungary reacts to migrant influx

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 9, 2015 0

LONDON 09 March 2015 (IRIN) - Soaring numbers of migrants and asylum seekers are using Hungary’s border with Serbia as a gateway into the European Union, sparking a backlash from senior Hungarian government

Read More »
Tunisia prepares for Libya influx despite hardened attitudes

Tunisia prepares for Libya influx despite hardened attitudes

November 12, 2014 0

MEDENINE 12 November 2014 (IRIN) - Government authorities and aid agencies in Tunisia say they are prepared for a sudden additional flood of refugees from Libya despite growing public hostility to the influx

Read More »
Meagre funding for CAR refugee influx

Meagre funding for CAR refugee influx

June 6, 2014 0

GBITI 06 June 2014 (IRIN) - More than 80,000 Central Africans have fled the worsening conflict into neighbouring Cameroon since the start of the year. But as the influx continues, aid officials warn

Read More »
CAR refugees overwhelm Cameroon

CAR refugees overwhelm Cameroon

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

YAOUNDE/GAROUA-BOULAI 12 March 2014 (IRIN) - Up to 130,000 refugees have fled from the Central African Republic (CAR) to Cameroon, many of them wounded from attacks, dehydrated or traumatized, say aid workers, who

Read More »
Refugee influx causes unease in Cameroon

Refugee influx causes unease in Cameroon

October 30, 2013 0

YAOUNDE 30 October 2013 (IRIN) - Cameroon is grappling with the influx of over a hundred thousand refugees from neighbouring Central African Republic (CAR) and Nigeria, whose presence is causing tensions with the

Read More »
Syrian refugees suffer as aid agencies in Iraq grapple with sudden influx

Syrian refugees suffer as aid agencies in Iraq grapple with sudden influx

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 21, 2013 0

SULAYMANIYAH 21 August 2013 (IRIN) - Aid agencies and officials say the influx of more than 35,000 Syrians refugees into Iraqi Kurdistan in the last week has overwhelmed the relief effort. >

Read More »
COTE D’IVOIRE: Universities reopen after political unrest

COTE D’IVOIRE: Universities reopen after political unrest

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 24, 2012 0

ABIDJAN 24 August 2012 (IRIN) - When Côte d'Ivoire's five public universities reopen on 3 September, 61,000 students will arrive for the first time after almost two years since they were closed in

Read More »