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Philippines has built only 1% of homes promised after Typhoon Haiyan

Philippines has built only 1% of homes promised after Typhoon Haiyan

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 29, 2016 0

Three years after Haiyan, hundreds of thousands of people are still living in danger as the government’s “build back better” strategy has failed

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Government under fire as India burns

Government under fire as India burns

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

High temperatures and extremely dry weather have turned India into a tinderbox. Has the government been too slow to respond

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Go home, Nigerian government tells Boko Haram victims

Go home, Nigerian government tells Boko Haram victims

March 9, 2016 0

The Nigerian government is encouraging people in the northeast who have fled Boko Haram attacks to return to their homes, despite concerns over the safety of some of the more remote rural areas.

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Nepal unlocks quake funds: It only took 7 months!

Nepal unlocks quake funds: It only took 7 months!

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 26, 2015 0

KATHMANDU 26 November 2015 (IRIN) - Seven months after a massive earthquake devastated Nepal, the government has taken preliminary steps to begin spending billions pledged for reconstruction. >

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Doctors overwhelmed in Afghan city taken by Taliban

Doctors overwhelmed in Afghan city taken by Taliban

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 30, 2015 0

YANGON 30 September 2015 (IRIN) - With the government hospital shut down, a facility run by Médecins Sans Frontières is now the only place for people needing urgent trauma care to be treated

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Farm debt rises as Myanmar floodwaters recede

Farm debt rises as Myanmar floodwaters recede

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 19, 2015 0

KANBALU, MYANMAR 19 August 2015 (IRIN) - One month after torrential rains submerged much of Myanmar, the floodwaters are finally receding. But the government says 773,000 acres of farmland were damaged, including nursery

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Farm debt rises as Myanmar floodwaters recede

Farm debt rises as Myanmar floodwaters recede

August 19, 2015 0

KANBALU, MYANMAR 19 August 2015 (IRIN) - One month after torrential rains submerged much of Myanmar, the floodwaters are finally receding. But the government says 773,000 acres of farmland were damaged, including nursery

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Pakistan floods expose response gaps

Pakistan floods expose response gaps

July 30, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD 30 July 2015 (IRIN) - As Pakistan faces its fourth consecutive year of heavy flooding, relief workers are urging the government to do more to ensure inevitable future inundations do less harm.

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Secrecy in Sinai – an unknown human toll

Secrecy in Sinai – an unknown human toll

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 10, 2015 0

CAIRO 10 July 2015 (IRIN) - Ever since Islamic State-affiliated militants tried to take the town of Sheikh Zuwayed in North Sinai last week, the Egyptian media has talked of little else. But

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Displaced Pakistanis caught between the Taliban and army

Displaced Pakistanis caught between the Taliban and army

June 24, 2015 0

BANNU, PAKISTAN 24 June 2015 (IRIN) - More than a year after a military offensive displaced about a million people from North Waziristan, residents say they are unable to go home because the

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