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WFP warns money running out to feed Yemen

WFP warns money running out to feed Yemen

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 12, 2016 0

With ongoing violence and peace talks on fragile ground, Yemen’s population faces a new threat: the World Food Programme has warned that a funding shortfall may soon force it to halt operations in

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The migrants taking on a warzone

The migrants taking on a warzone

May 10, 2016 0

Newcomers don’t want to stay long in Obock. In the summer, 50°C temperatures and ferocious sandstorms sear this dusty port in Djibouti’s underdeveloped north

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Life gets crowded on the bottom rung in Yemen

Life gets crowded on the bottom rung in Yemen

March 24, 2016 0

Before war ravaged Yemen, the country’s black citizens occupied the lowest rung on the societal ladder. Poorer than the poorest of other Yemenis, the group, usually called the Akhdam (servants) prefer to be

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Top Picks: Subversive charities, the home of Zika, and Yemen explained

Top Picks: Subversive charities, the home of Zika, and Yemen explained

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 14, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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Somalia offers Yemenis a safer home

Somalia offers Yemenis a safer home

February 2, 2016 0

GARDO 02 February 2016 (IRIN) - Somalia is the new home for 30,560 people who have fled the fighting in Yemen and are trying to adjust to life in a country that –

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Timeline: Yemen’s horrible year

Timeline: Yemen’s horrible year

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 23, 2015 0

SANAA 23 December 2015 (IRIN) - 2015 was a disastrous year for Yemen. Already the Arabian Peninsula's poorest country, the rise of the Houthi insurgency and Saudi Arabian-led airstrikes intended to oust them

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Aid? What aid? Besieged Yemenis ask

Aid? What aid? Besieged Yemenis ask

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 18, 2015 0

TAIZ 18 December 2015 (IRIN) - On Thursday night, representatives of Yemen’s warring parties announced a deal to immediately allow aid into the besieged city of Taiz. But residents say this week’s truce

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Fixing Yemen’s aid problem

Fixing Yemen’s aid problem

December 15, 2015 0

SANA'A/LONDON 15 December 2015 (IRIN) - As a new ceasefire comes into force in Yemen, aid organisations are scrambling to take advantage of the lull to reach vulnerable groups. But their efforts are

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Will Yemen’s storm yet prove disastrous?

Will Yemen’s storm yet prove disastrous?

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 5, 2015 0

JERUSALEM 05 November 2015 (IRIN) - Powerful Cyclone Chapala unloaded the worst of its wind and rain on Yemen earlier this week, flooding large portions of its southeastern coast.

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Make do or die: health care in Yemen

Make do or die: health care in Yemen

October 19, 2015 0

SANA'A 19 October 2015 (IRIN) - An acute shortage of medication, supplies, and staff are compounding damage by airstrikes and forcing Yemen’s doctors to turn away patients in dire need of treatment. >

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