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Bread protests, coconut coding, and a volcanic tsunami: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:05:41 +0000

(image) Get up to speed with our weekly cheat sheet of hot humanitarian topics

EXCLUSIVE: Congo-Brazzaville’s hidden war

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:06:50 +0000

(image) In the government’s scorched-earth campaign against opposition “Ninjas”, civilians are the overwhelming victims

Food aid 2018: the never-ending crisis

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:49:02 +0000


Inside Kenya's Turkana region: cattle, climate change, and oil

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:26:46 +0000

(image) It's one of the poorest and most marginalised counties in Kenya. When drought hits, it hits hard

Ethiopian Oromo refugees face bribes, harassment in Kenya

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:41:51 +0000

(image) Kenya is no safe haven for Oromo refugees fleeing the Ethiopian government’s crackdown

The human cost of cuts to the peacekeeping mission in Congo

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:58:51 +0000

(image) The US administration is urging cost-saving cuts to peacekeeping operations. Vulnerable civilians will ultimately pay the price

Consecutive droughts spell disaster and hunger for Kenya in 2018

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:00:48 +0000

(image) Kenya’s drought disaster could be just getting going

The struggle to survive South Sudan’s hunger season

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:26:33 +0000

(image) The lean season lies ahead in South Sudan, where conflict and climate change are combining with deadly effect

An Ethiopian thaw, a Syrian flare-up, and an Afghan reprieve: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:54:31 +0000

(image) Get up to speed with our weekly cheat sheet of hot humanitarian topics

Ten humanitarian crises to look out for in 2018

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 17:01:28 +0000

(image) Here’s our insider take on 10 crises that will shape the humanitarian agenda in 2018