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Are indigenous Filipinos being murdered for anti-mine activism?

Are indigenous Filipinos being murdered for anti-mine activism?

February 26, 2016 0

Indigenous people in the southern Philippines are caught in the middle of a violent struggle between an array of armed groups.

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Is the Philippine army turning a blind eye to murder?

Is the Philippine army turning a blind eye to murder?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org September 29, 2015 0

MANILA 29 September 2015 (IRIN) - Has the Philippine army been in cahoots with armed groups accused of murdering civilians in the southern region of Mindanao? That’s the focus of an investigation the

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US failing kids fleeing Central America

US failing kids fleeing Central America

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 17, 2015 0

NEW YORK 17 July 2015 (IRIN) - Mechanisms put in place to stop an unprecedented influx of unaccompanied minors from Central America to the southern US border – which peaked last summer –

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Agencies overwhelmed as Mindanao conflict flares again

Agencies overwhelmed as Mindanao conflict flares again

March 25, 2015 0

MAGUINDANAO 25 March 2015 (IRIN) - Humanitarian agencies are struggling to cope with a growing number of people displaced by fighting in the southern Philippine region of Mindanao.

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As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 24, 2015 0

SANA'A 24 March 2015 (IRIN) - As Yemen slides closer to civil war, across the country civilians are preparing. In the southern city of Taiz, thousands have been protesting against the takeover by

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As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

March 24, 2015 0

SANA'A 24 March 2015 (IRIN) - As Yemen slides closer to civil war, across the country civilians are preparing.

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As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

As Yemen crumbles, civilians brace for the worst

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 24, 2015 0

SANA'A 24 March 2015 (IRIN) - As Yemen slides closer to civil war, across the country civilians are preparing.

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Malnutrition stalks Pakistan’s desert regions

Malnutrition stalks Pakistan’s desert regions

March 31, 2014 0

KARACHI 31 March 2014 (IRIN) - Pastoralists and others in Pakistan’s desert regions of Cholistan in the southern Punjab and Tharparkar in Sindh are facing a grave crisis: Their livestock are dying, their

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Conflict in Indonesia’s Papua Region

Conflict in Indonesia’s Papua Region

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 28, 2014 0

GOHONG 28 March 2014 (IRIN) - The clearing of forests inhabited by indigenous people in Indonesia's Papua* Region by agribusinesses is fuelling conflict in the southern Merauke Regency, say campaigners. >

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Prospects for peace in Mindanao

Prospects for peace in Mindanao

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 19, 2014 0

MANILA 19 March 2014 (IRIN) - Analysts warn that a peace accord due to be signed on 27 March between the Philippine government and the country's largest Muslim rebel force, the Moro Islamic

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