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Pregnancy under siege

Pregnancy under siege

August 10, 2016 0

Despite the scale of the 16 months of conflict and the deepening humanitarian crisis in Yemen, it is still largely overlooked by the world's media and overshadowed by the headlines coming out of

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Ukraine’s wounded warriors

Ukraine’s wounded warriors

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 22, 2015 0

KIEV 22 December 2015 (IRIN) - In addition to the 8,000 people who have lost their lives in the conflict in Ukraine, thousands more have come home with horrific injuries. The medical system

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Ukraine’s wounded warriors

Ukraine’s wounded warriors

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 22, 2015 0

KIEV 22 December 2015 (IRIN) - In addition to the 8,000 people who have lost their lives in the conflict in Ukraine, thousands more have come home with horrific injuries.

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Debates over language: a dangerous distraction?

Debates over language: a dangerous distraction?

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 31, 2015 0

AMMAN 31 August 2015 (IRIN) - Migrants? Refugees? Or just "people" fleeing horror and hardship?

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The heat is on: Surviving summer in an Iraqi camp

The heat is on: Surviving summer in an Iraqi camp

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 28, 2015 0

ERBIL 28 July 2015 (IRIN) - For the 250,000 displaced Iraqis living in camps, the sweltering heat of the summer can make their lives misery.

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Stigma leaves Liberia’s Ebola workers high and dry

Stigma leaves Liberia’s Ebola workers high and dry

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 11, 2015 0

MONROVIA 11 June 2015 (IRIN) - Liberia's Ebola outbreak is finally over, but many Liberians who risked their lives helping in the year-long battle to eradicate the virus are now being discriminated against

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Photo feature: Ebola tales from Guinea

Photo feature: Ebola tales from Guinea

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 28, 2015 0

GUECKEDOU 28 May 2015 (IRIN) - Guineans share their personal accounts of the impact the ongoing Ebola outbreak has had on their lives. >

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Disaster warnings ignored in Sri Lanka

Disaster warnings ignored in Sri Lanka

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 2, 2015 0

COLOMBO 02 March 2015 (IRIN) - Lives and livelihoods are being lost unnecessarily in Sri Lanka because local communities are ignoring disaster warnings.

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What slows Haiyan recovery – politics or practicality?

What slows Haiyan recovery – politics or practicality?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 7, 2014 0

TACLOBAN 07 November 2014 (IRIN) - A year after one of the world’s most devastating typhoons swept through the Philippines, thousands are unable to resume their lives, with rehabilitation efforts bogged down by

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Poor sanitation, poverty behind Swazi diarrhoea outbreak

Poor sanitation, poverty behind Swazi diarrhoea outbreak

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 1, 2014 0

MBABANE 01 August 2014 (IRIN) - A nationwide outbreak of diarrhoea attributed to rotavirus has claimed the lives of nearly 40 young children in Swaziland during the past month and highlighted the need

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