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conflicts & migration

15 lutego 2018

Ethiopia:Another African Leader Throws In the Towel

[Observer] Less than 24 hours after South African President Jacob Zuma was forced to resign by his own party, another African leader has thrown in the (...)

15 lutego 2018

Ethiopia:Relentless Protests Forced Out PM

[African Arguments] The stepping down of Hailemariam Desalegn will not satisfy Ethiopia's protesters. But it is a start.

15 lutego 2018

Congo-Kinshasa:Electoral Process in DRC Records Evolution

[ANGOP] Kinshasa -The conclusion of the electoral process and the registration of about 46 million voters are the advances laid out last Wednesday by the DR Congo President, Joseph Kabila, in the (...)

19 października 2012

Both government and community organizations are needed: Northern Ireland's experience of reconciliation

In late May I visited Belfast as part of the WDR 2011 roadshow. During my visit, I discussed the report's main findings and recommendations with the Community Relations Council, which focuses (...)

19 października 2012

Rebuilding trust and relationships through local processes

Nigel Roberts, co-director of the World Bank’s 2011 World Development Report, speaks with AusAid’s ODE Talks. The podcast and transcripts available below and at ODE Talks. “…if you look at the (...)

19 października 2012

Afghanistan: the importance of being there

I spent a lot of time this week hanging out with my friend Edward Girardet. He’s in Washington, D.C. ahead of the launch of his book that traces the history of international engagement in (...)

25 maja 2016

The Crime-Terror Nexus: Ideology’s Misleading Role in Islamist Terrorist Groups

This paper both highlights and deplores the misconceptions that surround the criminal behavior of militant Islamist groups. Too many analysts, the paper's author argues, interpret this particular (...)

25 maja 2016

Spotlight on Yemen's Forgotten War and Humanitarian Disaster

This paper highlights the serious humanitarian problems in Yemen, which, if not addressed by the international community, could become the source of another big refugee crisis. As part of her (...)

25 maja 2016

Xi's Army: Reform and Loyalty in the PLA

This analysis contains short articles which focus on China’s attempts to reform the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), and highlight how Chinese analysts and key stakeholders view the proposed (...)

27 grudnia 2016

New Engagement by Member States for Sharing the Needs and Best Practices on Chemical Safety and Security Management

Continuing their efforts to capture the Member States’ needs and best practices in chemical safety...

16 grudnia 2016

States Parties Bring Forward Ideas to Promote Peaceful Uses of Chemistry

Fresh ideas on fostering international cooperation to promote peaceful uses of chemistry among...

13 grudnia 2016

Statement from the OPCW Director-General on Allegations of Chemical Weapons Use in Uqayribat, Hama Governate, Syria

The allegations regarding the use of chemical weapons in the area of Uqayribat, in the Hama...

9 lutego 2018

Olympic message of peace is universal, UN chief says in Pyeongchang

As the world comes together for the Winter Olympics, which kicked off Friday in Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on everyone to recognize (...)

9 lutego 2018

British commander at UN Mission in South Sudan serves as role model for young women

Lieutenant Colonel Katie Hislop of the United Kingdom said she was happy to serve as a role model for young women considering a career with the armed forces. The mother of two was the only woman (...)

8 lutego 2018

International community must stay ‘one step ahead’ of ISIL, stresses UN official

Despite military successes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh), the terrorist group and its affiliates continue to pose a significant threat around the world, the top (...)

30 września

The governance of Nepal’s flood early warning system: opportunities under federalism

Flood early warning systems (EWS) are extremely complex, with multiple layers of communication and relationships between stakeholders, across different scales of (...)

30 września

Barriers to urban shelter self-recovery in Philippines and Nepal: lessons for humanitarian policy and practice

Most households affected by disasters reconstruct their houses themselves by self-building or employing local labour: they ‘self-recover’.

8 sierpnia

Risk-informed development: From crisis to resilience

ver the past decade, important progress has been made on poverty reduction, disease control and access to healthcare, education and services.

8 sierpnia

South‐south irregular migration The impacts of China's informal gold rush in Ghana

This article examines irregular South‐South migration from China to Ghana, and the role it played in transforming livelihoods and broader developmental (...)

15 lipca

Human mobility in the context of climate change in Sub-Saharan Africa: Trends and basic recommendations for development cooperation

This paper provides an overview of what is actually known about the relationship between climate change and human mobility in West, East and Southern Africa – the most affected regions of (...)

23 stycznia

Refugee economies in Uganda: what difference does the self-reliance model make?

Uganda gives refugees the right to work and freedom of movement through its self-reliance model. The model has been widely praised as one of the most progressive refugee policies in the (...)

15 lutego 2018

Ethiopia:Trapped, Workers in Lebanon See No Freedom

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Beirut -"I live in fear at any minute I can get arrested and go to jail"

15 lutego 2018

Cameroon:Shun Illegal Emigration

[Cameroon Tribune] Current trends in most developing countries is for people to engage in what many qualify as the quest for "Greener Pastures." Call it "Bush falling" or whatever, this movement (...)

14 lutego 2018

Tanzania:E-Passports and the Critical Cybersecurity Question

[Citizen] Epassports are a recent example of a planned initiative for government to go more digital. The issuance of such passports is expected to lead to faster, more secure and efficient (...)

15 lutego 2018

Cameroon:Shun Illegal Emigration

[Cameroon Tribune] Current trends in most developing countries is for people to engage in what many qualify as the quest for "Greener Pastures." Call it "Bush falling" or whatever, this movement (...)

14 lutego 2018

Burundi:Kids Flee DRC to Burundi

[CAJ News] Bujumbura -THOUSANDS of unaccompanied children have descended on Burundi after fleeing worsening conflicts in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (...)

14 lutego 2018

Cameroon:South West - Displaced Persons Benefit Donations From Elites

[Cameroon Tribune] Mamfe -The aid package comprised notably household supplies consisting 375 bags of rice, 50 bags of salt, 20 cartons of soap, 10 cartons of Maggi cube, 201 cartons of tomatoes, (...)