August 29, 2014 | Guest | Tagged as: Myanmar, Thailand, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Protection & Security
The junta’s recent policy shift may be affecting Burmese refugees living along the border, who have received mixed signals regarding their repatriation.
August 27, 2014 | Guest | Tagged as: Africa, South Sudan, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
South Sudan is now a failed state, because the fighting has claimed the lives of so many. The national security forces are out of control, killing people in the name of protection.
August 25, 2014 | Guest | Tagged as: Africa, Somalia, Middle East, Protection & Security
While there has been little international attention or condemnation of these deportations, the returning individuals and their countries of origin are suffering because of them.
August 21, 2014 | Dawn Calabia | Tagged as: Afghanistan, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Protection & Security
This year Afghans surprised the world when seven million of them participated in a generally peaceful presidential election, despite threats by armed groups including the Taliban and Al Qaeda.
August 19, 2014 | Daryl Grisgraber | Tagged as: Lebanon, Syria, Humanitarian Response, Middle East, Protection & Security
If the Lebanese were once less visible than the Syrians because they were presumed to be safe, Arsal should remind us otherwise.