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Searching for Othman

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 20:21
What one boy’s story reveals about the past, present, and future of millions of displaced Iraqis

The orphans of so-called Islamic State left in Libyan limbo

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 13:00
Inside the high-security orphanage where the local Red Crescent struggles to care for the children of foreign fighters

Zimbabwe ruling party accused of using food aid to buy votes

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:32
The days of buying votes with rice are supposed to be over. But it seems not everyone got the memo

For refugees in Sudan, fears surround probe into UN resettlement fraud

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 17:56
The investigation process leaves witnesses vulnerable to harassment by Sudanese officials and local UNHCR staff, dozens of refugees say

An island in the Philippines hopes for peace but braces for war

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 14:14
Last year’s siege of Marawi raised the stakes for a peace process that could finally be yielding results after decades of conflict

Fragile lives, flickers of hope, and following up on sexual abuse: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 18:42
A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues

Destination Europe: Misery and Misunderstandings, part 1

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 15:14
Migrant realities in Libya, and the problems with the programmes set up to help them

In appreciation: Barbara Harrell-Bond, refugee advocate and researcher, 1932-2018

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 16:43
Remembering the doyenne of refugee studies

In Conversation With: George Okoth-Obbo, head of operations at the UN refugee agency

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 17:58
What keeps the man who oversees the UN’s assistance to refugees up at night?

Doubtful donors, Afghan balancing act and football felines: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:22
A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues

“Whoever they met, they would cut and kill”: displaced Congolese recount rebel atrocities

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 17:38
Even by the standards of the “world’s most neglected crisis”, the conflict in Rutshuru is flying under the radar

Destination Europe: Demoralised

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 19:29
Are EU migration policies working? The answer depends on which side of the Mediterranean you sit

Q&A: Why the UN must take a stronger stance in Myanmar

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 19:52
An expert on civilian protection urges the UN and aid groups to push back harder against government intimidation or risk entrenching a system of Rohingya “apartheid and detention”

For Kurds in Southeast Turkey, the urban conflict continues

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 18:42
Displaced Kurds see government plans to rebuild damaged neighbourhoods in Sur as social engineering  

Landmines, limbo, and look out dictators: The Cheat Sheet

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 21:14
A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues

Destination Europe: Deportation

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 16:42
The arrival of thousands of Sudanese in Niger signalled a new turn in the Africa-Europe migration story; their deportation back to Libya signals a broken system

Dispossession or development? The tug of war over Syria’s ruined slum dwellings

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 20:54
Critics say a controversial law will allow the government to expropriate land from vulnerable refugees and al-Assad opponents

Destination Europe: Desperation

Tue, 07/03/2018 - 18:31
EU policies were designed to stop the migration business, but by driving it underground they’ve made it more dangerous

“The conflict must end”: Fighting threatens to drive up hunger in South Sudan’s lean season

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:52
The combination of continued conflict, heavy rains, and limited access to food could prove deadly