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Gang violence in Central America is a humanitarian crisis

Gang violence in Central America is a humanitarian crisis

September 1, 2016 0

Central America’s Northern Triangle – encompassing El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras – is one of the most violent regions in the world outside of a warzone. Transnational gangs or maras have proliferated in

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‘Addicted to punishment’

‘Addicted to punishment’

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 14, 2016 0

Latin American leaders may be patting themselves on the back for engineering next week’s Special Session of the UN General Assembly in New York to review global drug enforcement policy. But the thousands

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Top Picks: Migrant motives, Guillain-Barré, and conflict diamonds

Top Picks: Migrant motives, Guillain-Barré, and conflict diamonds

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 4, 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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IRIN’s Top Picks: Cambodian injustice, Syrian hospitals, and missing pirates

IRIN’s Top Picks: Cambodian injustice, Syrian hospitals, and missing pirates

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 19, 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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Zika: Are mosquitoes the cure as well as the curse?

Zika: Are mosquitoes the cure as well as the curse?

February 5, 2016 0

OXFORD 05 February 2016 (IRIN) - As the Zika virus continues its relentless spread through Latin America and beyond, causing anguish for would-be parents and leaving a trail of children with severe and

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HEALTH: Dengue vaccine – still a long way off

HEALTH: Dengue vaccine – still a long way off

September 11, 2012 0

LONDON 11 September 2012 (IRIN) - Dengue fever is classed by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a “major international public health concern”.

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