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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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A map of female genital mutilation rates globally

A map of female genital mutilation rates globally

February 6, 2015 0

LONDON 06 February 2015 (IRIN) - Female Genital Mutilation is a surgical procedure performed on the genitals of girls and women in many parts of the world. To mark International Day of Zero

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Has Syria really beaten polio?

Has Syria really beaten polio?

February 2, 2015 0

GAZIANTEP/DUBAI 02 February 2015 (IRIN) - The World Health Organization has announced that Syria had seen no new cases of polio in the past year.

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Fresh blockade at Palestinian camp in Syria

Fresh blockade at Palestinian camp in Syria

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 2, 2015 0

LONDON 02 February 2015 (IRIN) - A year ago the world's attention was grabbed by the flight of the 18,000 Palestinians in the Yarmouk camp in Syria. A campaign was fought to lift

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