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Mapped – the world’s conflicts

Mapped – the world’s conflicts

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

LONDON 30 July 2015 (IRIN) - An interactive map showing all the ongoing conflicts around the world. >

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At Eid, Iraqi charities take the lead

At Eid, Iraqi charities take the lead

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

ERBIL 17 July 2015 (IRIN) - Iraq is one of the most poorly funded humanitarian crises in the world. As Muslims gather this Eid for family celebrations, local charities have stepped in to

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Yemen conflict drives up famine fears

Yemen conflict drives up famine fears

May 22, 2015 0

AMMAN / DUBAI 22 May 2015 (IRIN) - The conflict in Yemen is likely to push it one stage closer to famine, according to a new report, which predicts that the Arab state

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Iraq aid cuts due to funding shortages

Iraq aid cuts due to funding shortages

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 6, 2015 0

DUBAI 06 May 2015 (IRIN) - Humanitarian crises around the world are struggling for money, but Iraq – where some 2.7 million people have been internally displaced in the last 17 months –

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What future for the humanitarian capital of the world?

What future for the humanitarian capital of the world?

dan.rafter@hrc.org April 7, 2015 0

GENEVA 07 April 2015 (IRIN) - Geneva has firmly taken its place as one of the most expensive cities in the world, following a sharp rise in the value of the Swiss franc

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Millions of aid dollars lost in currency swings

Millions of aid dollars lost in currency swings

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 26, 2015 0

BEIRUT/GENEVA 26 March 2015 (IRIN) - Currency fluctuations this year could cost relief agencies hundreds of millions of dollars in lost income, threatening aid to millions of people around the world. >

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UN has failed Syria: NGOs

UN has failed Syria: NGOs

carolyn.simon@hrc.org March 12, 2015 0

BEIRUT 12 March 2015 (IRIN) - The United Nations Security Council has “failed” the Syrian people, some of the world’s largest NGOs have said. A “report card” by more than 20 aid organisations

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A marriage of convenience: the UK military and NGOs

A marriage of convenience: the UK military and NGOs

March 3, 2015 0

LONDON 03 March 2015 (IRIN) - It's an interesting moment for the UK armed forces.

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Preventing the next Ebola – the world’s worst healthcare systems

Preventing the next Ebola – the world’s worst healthcare systems

March 3, 2015 0

BEIRUT 03 March 2015 (IRIN) - An interactive guide to the world's worst health systems >

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A map of female genital mutiliation rates globally

A map of female genital mutiliation rates globally

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 6, 2015 0

LONDON 06 February 2015 (IRIN) - Female Genital Mutiliation is a surgical procedure performed on the genitals of girls and women in many parts of the world.

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