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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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Aceh’s unfinished recovery

Aceh’s unfinished recovery

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 26, 2014 0

BANDA ACEH 26 December 2014 (IRIN) - In a guest post, Lilianne Fan with Overseas Development Institute examines the fallout of the Indian Ocean tsunami, which released the energy of 23,000 Hiroshima-type atomic

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Cash transfers: Good for people, bad for the community?

Cash transfers: Good for people, bad for the community?

December 2, 2014 0

DAKAR 02 December 2014 (IRIN) - Some 24 million people around the world now receive money instead of food or goods from humanitarian and development agencies. >

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Trade and transfat in the Pacific

Trade and transfat in the Pacific

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 17, 2014 0

BANGKOK 17 November 2014 (IRIN) - Diminished agricultural production and unhealthy imports are contributing to some of the world’s highest obesity and diabetes rates in the Pacific Islands.

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