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EXCLUSIVE: Largest ever stock of cholera vaccine headed for Yemen

EXCLUSIVE: Largest ever stock of cholera vaccine headed for Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 20, 2017 0

One million doses of an emergency oral cholera vaccine from a global stockpile have been approved for urgent use in Yemen, IRIN has learnt.

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EXCLUSIVE: Largest ever stock of cholera vaccine headed for Yemen

EXCLUSIVE: Largest ever stock of cholera vaccine headed for Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org June 20, 2017 0

One million doses of an emergency oral cholera vaccine from a global stockpile have been approved for urgent use in Yemen, IRIN has learnt. It is the largest quantity ever deployed at once

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Everything you need to know about the latest Syria peace talks

Everything you need to know about the latest Syria peace talks

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 21, 2017 0

Hopes are low for the Syrian peace talks set to begin on Thursday in Geneva, but that may not matter much. As the war in Syria moves towards a strategic endgame , the

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Pellet guns out in deadly force in Kashmir, after court refuses ban

Pellet guns out in deadly force in Kashmir, after court refuses ban

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 27, 2016 0

A month after India’s home minister promised to consider replacing pellet guns with a less deadly form of crowd dispersal, the corridors of Srinagar’s biggest hospital are still lined with young men wearing

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Iraq: No country for young men

Iraq: No country for young men

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 5, 2016 0

Saif fights the so-called Islamic State for a living and can barely pay his bills. Falih is desperate to leave Iraq, but can’t get a visa. Abdullah works for the government but says

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Western Sahara’s moment in the sun

Western Sahara’s moment in the sun

carolyn.simon@hrc.org April 14, 2016 0

Of all of the world’s forgotten conflicts (and there are plenty ), that of Western Sahara, with its refugees tucked away in a remote desert, ranks as one of the most consigned to

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How hard is it to safeguard forests and forest-linked peoples?

How hard is it to safeguard forests and forest-linked peoples?

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 3, 2013 0

JOHANNESBURG 03 December 2013 (IRIN) - Several issues around the UN mechanism that aims to curtail greenhouse gases by preventing forest loss were resolved in Warsaw at the Conference of the Parties (COP)

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Help the people, save the trees

Help the people, save the trees

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 3, 2013 0

JOHANNESBURG 03 December 2013 (IRIN) - Several issues around the UN mechanism that aims to curtail greenhouse gases by preventing forest loss were resolved in Warsaw at the Conference of the Parties (COP)

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CLIMATE CHANGE: Dealing with loss and damage

CLIMATE CHANGE: Dealing with loss and damage

December 3, 2012 0

DOHA 03 December 2012 (IRIN) - In a formal letter to Qatar - host of the 18th conference of the parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) - a coalition

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