table-cellpadding »

IRIN’s Top Picks: President Kagame, land in Burundi, and dead journalists

IRIN’s Top Picks: President Kagame, land in Burundi, and dead journalists

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 1, 2016 0

GENEVA 01 January 2016 (IRIN) - 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

Read More »
IRIN’s Top Picks: Data, poverty, and the Eritrean exodus

IRIN’s Top Picks: Data, poverty, and the Eritrean exodus

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 25, 2015 0

LONDON 25 December 2015 (IRIN) - 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

Read More »
Aid? What aid? Besieged Yemenis ask

Aid? What aid? Besieged Yemenis ask

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 18, 2015 0

TAIZ 18 December 2015 (IRIN) - On Thursday night, representatives of Yemen’s warring parties announced a deal to immediately allow aid into the besieged city of Taiz. But residents say this week’s truce

Read More »
Top Picks: The Arab Spring, arms to Yemen and why Myanmar wins

Top Picks: The Arab Spring, arms to Yemen and why Myanmar wins

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 18, 2015 0

LONDON 18 December 2015 (IRIN) - Welcome to IRIN's reading list.

Read More »
Top Picks: The Arab Spring, arms to Yemen and why Myanmar wins

Top Picks: The Arab Spring, arms to Yemen and why Myanmar wins

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 18, 2015 0

LONDON 18 December 2015 (IRIN) - 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

Read More »
Fueled by corruption, South Sudan war enters third year

Fueled by corruption, South Sudan war enters third year

December 17, 2015 0

WASHINGTON 17 December 2015 (IRIN) - South Sudan is an oil-rich country with fertile soil and a wealth of untapped mineral riches. Pilfering money is easy for those who are so inclined, and

Read More »
Fuelled by corruption, South Sudan war enters third year

Fuelled by corruption, South Sudan war enters third year

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 17, 2015 0

WASHINGTON 17 December 2015 (IRIN) - South Sudan is an oil-rich country with fertile soil and a wealth of untapped mineral riches. Pilfering money is easy for those who are so inclined, and

Read More »
School closures fuel Taliban recruitment

School closures fuel Taliban recruitment

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 16, 2015 0

LASHKAR GAH, AFGHANISTAN 16 December 2015 (IRIN) - Intensifying conflict in Afghanistan's Helmand Province has forced more than 50 schools to close, leaving about 100,000 students vulnerable to recruitment by the Taliban. >

Read More »
Rohingya refugees vanish from Indonesia

Rohingya refugees vanish from Indonesia

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 14, 2015 0

JAKARTA 14 December 2015 (IRIN) - Hundreds of Rohingya refugees have vanished from camps in the northern reaches of the Indonesian island of Sumatra in recent months, raising concerns that they are once

Read More »
COP21: Who will pay for climate change disasters?

COP21: Who will pay for climate change disasters?

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 11, 2015 0

PARIS 11 December 2015 (IRIN) - The effects of climate change can be mitigated – by fixing catchment and drainage systems in Chennai, for example – but who should pick up the tab?

Read More »