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November 19, 2013 | Guest | Tagged as: Africa, Kenya, Somalia, Protection & Security
My assumption was that what was happening in Westgate was a robbery, but everything instantly changed when it was announced that Somali Islamist group Al-Shabab was responsible. I froze in fear.
November 14, 2013 | Daryl Grisgraber | Tagged as: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Turkey, Middle East
As the situation inside Syria deteriorates, we will continue to see refugees in places we might not expect – an indication of the lengths people will go for safety.
November 08, 2013 | Marcy Hersh | Tagged as: Africa, DR Congo, Haiti, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, Americas, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Middle East, Women & Children
Every single humanitarian crisis puts women and girls at great risk. Yet in every crisis, advocates must demand anew that their needs be addressed. This should not be necessary.
November 05, 2013 | Caelin Briggs | Tagged as: Africa, DR Congo, Rwanda, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
After 20 months of shelling, occupation, and displacement, the M23 rebel group announced today that it is ending its insurgency in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
October 31, 2013 | Jeff Crisp | Tagged as: Afghanistan, Africa, Egypt, Ethiopia - Eritrea, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Turkey, Humanitarian Response, Middle East, Protection & Security, Women & Children
Agreeing on a coordinated, effective, and humane response to migration is imperative. But so far, the leaders of Europe have not done so.