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EDITOR’S TAKE: Yemen needs commercial imports to avoid famine (#LetTradeIn)

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:26:28 +0000

(image) The easing of the Saudi aid blockade is good news, but not good enough  



IRIN reporting wins 2017 UNCA award

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:07:48 +0000

(image) We are delighted to announce that the United Nations Correspondents Association has recognised IRIN’s outstanding reporting on Asia, awarding a joint silver medal to former Asia Editor Jared Ferrie.



Rohingya death count, war games, and a non-coup in Zimbabwe: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:27:22 +0000

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



Iran-Iraq earthquake live blog

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:13:36 +0000

(image) Latest developments after a 7.3-magnitude quake struck a border region of Iran-Iraq on Sunday



Peeking through the cracks into Yemen’s war

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:47:13 +0000

(image) What can one of the safer parts of Yemen tell us about the humanitarian crisis unfolding all around it?



Aid reform in the Pacific held up by power, purse strings, and trust

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 03:15:41 +0000

(image) Takeovers, parachute experts, and fear of failure: Why controlling disaster response is a thorny issue in the Pacific Islands



In the eye of the storm: small island states call for action at climate change summit

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 04:24:47 +0000

(image) While countries thrash out a way forward on climate pledges, island states deal with the consequences of sea-level rise and tropical storms



Libyan migrant “prisons”, climate change inequality, and evidence-based aid: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 18:11:25 +0000

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



‘I have to help my family’

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:58:16 +0000

(image) Children in Bangladesh’s Rohingya refugee camps are becoming the family breadwinners, putting them at risk of exploitation and abuse



How will China’s ambitious new Silk Road impact climate change?

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:43:56 +0000

(image) Is the Belt and Road initiative effectively going to lead to China exporting its carbon emissions?