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Refugees warn of looming civil war in Cameroon

Refugees warn of looming civil war in Cameroon

November 9, 2017 0

As Patrick Ndong was getting ready to leave home for his poultry farm in the Cameroonian commune of Akwaya, a group of soldiers stormed into his compound and began shooting in the air.

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Islamic State ramps up recruitment in Pakistan

Islamic State ramps up recruitment in Pakistan

January 11, 2017 0

Obaid Khan was planning to join Pakistan’s public school system as a teacher after finishing his undergraduate degree in May this year. Instead, he dropped out of university to join the so-called Islamic

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One more sign of Zimbabwe’s decline

One more sign of Zimbabwe’s decline

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 6, 2016 0

The advert in the jobs section of a Zimbabwean newspaper read: “Vacancies in the Middle East.

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Ebola and the media – Nigeria’s good news story

Ebola and the media – Nigeria’s good news story

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 30, 2014 0

LAGOS 30 September 2014 (IRIN) - When an Internet message announcing a salt water solution for Ebola went viral in July, many Nigerians were quick to take heed. Twenty people were hospitalized and

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Analysis: Humanitarians tap into Indonesians’ digital activism

Analysis: Humanitarians tap into Indonesians’ digital activism

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 6, 2013 0

JAKARTA 06 September 2013 (IRIN) - Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, ranks as the most Twitter-active city in the world, and the country is also one of the most active on Facebook, making it a

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AID POLICY: Communication technologies transform relief and development

AID POLICY: Communication technologies transform relief and development

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 18, 2012 0

NAIROBI 18 December 2012 (IRIN) - Since Africa's first mobile phone network went live in 1994, mobile phone penetration has shot up to 65 percent; access to the internet is also increasing rapidly.

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