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Briefing: M23, one year on

Briefing: M23, one year on

April 3, 2013 0

NAIROBI 03 April 2013 (IRIN) - The M23 rebellion, the latest of a string of armed insurgencies in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) North Kivu Province, has been active for one year

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Battling militants’ ban on polio vaccines in Pakistan’s North Waziristan

Battling militants’ ban on polio vaccines in Pakistan’s North Waziristan

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 28, 2013 0

BANNU 28 March 2013 (IRIN) - Parents and officials are going to great lengths to immunize children after militants imposed a ban on polio vaccinations in Pakistan’s restive North Waziristan Agency.

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Analysis: Export oil, import water – the Middle East’s risky economics

Analysis: Export oil, import water – the Middle East’s risky economics

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 5, 2013 0

DUBAI 05 March 2013 (IRIN) - The world’s driest region, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is getting drier at an alarming rate. >

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Export oil, import water – the Middle East’s risky economics

Export oil, import water – the Middle East’s risky economics

March 5, 2013 0

DUBAI 05 March 2013 (IRIN) - The world’s driest region, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is getting drier at an alarming rate. >

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The returns challenge in Mali

The returns challenge in Mali

March 4, 2013 0

GAO/DAKAR 04 March 2013 (IRIN) - Nearly 3,000 Malians who fled towns and villages in the north when armed men occupied their homeland have headed home, but the vast majority are staying put

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Call for humanitarian access after clashes in North Darfur

Call for humanitarian access after clashes in North Darfur

February 8, 2013 0

KHARTOUM 08 February 2013 (IRIN) - The African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) is calling for better access to tens of thousands of people displaced by recent inter-tribal fighting in gold-mining areas

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PAKISTAN: Fears of Taliban resurgence in north

PAKISTAN: Fears of Taliban resurgence in north

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 12, 2012 0

PESHAWAR 12 October 2012 (IRIN) - The shooting on 9 October of Malala Yusufzai, a 14-year-old girls’ education campaigner from Swat Valley in northern Pakistan, is a reminder that militancy is still a

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SRI LANKA: Uneven development in former war zone

SRI LANKA: Uneven development in former war zone

October 11, 2012 0

ATUMAGASKODA 11 October 2012 (IRIN) - The Sri Lankan village of Atumagaskoda is only 6km from the town of Vavuniya - the financial and business hub in the north since the end of

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MALI: Children take up guns

MALI: Children take up guns

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 8, 2012 0

SEVARÉ 08 October 2012 (IRIN) - Children as young as 14 are joining military training camps run by militias in southern Mali preparing to fight Islamist groups in the north. At the same

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MALI: Northerners fight to learn

MALI: Northerners fight to learn

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 5, 2012 0

MOPTI 05 October 2012 (IRIN) - Teachers, the Ministry of Education and aid agencies are scrambling to provide catch-up classes to thousands of displaced children who fled northern Mali for southern towns to

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