November 26th, 2015

Conflict and Development in South Sudan

Conflict in South Sudan has been almost constant since Sudan’s independence from British Colonialism when the British Administration ‘handed over’ jurisdiction over the South to the North, unifying them into one state....

November 24th, 2015

Indonesia and Timor-Leste: from Occupation to Cooperation

In a recent interview, Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister Rui Maria De Araujo characterised the relationship between Timor-Leste and Indonesia as ‘mature’, having steadily improved over the thirteen years since Timor-Leste’s independence....

November 18th, 2015

What Next for Burma?

Despite the trickle of the last few constituencies left to declare their results, the outcome of last Sunday’s election is clear – the National League for Democracy (NLD) have won by a landslide....

November 11th, 2015

Local actors: the future of humanitarian action

This year’s World Disasters Report states that local actors, such as National Societies, national non-governmental organisations (NGOs), faith based organisations (FBOs) and community based organisations (CBOs), are ‘the key to humanitarian effectiveness’....

November 9th, 2015

Religious minorities in India: fears over growing intolerance

In recent months, claims that India is becoming more openly and violently intolerant towards religious minorities have hit the headlines....

November 6th, 2015

What To Expect From The Burmese Elections

On Sunday 8th November Burma will go to the polls in what is expected to be the most important elections in the country’s history....

November 4th, 2015

The Main Findings: The African Union Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan

On Wednesday 28th the long-awaited report from the African Union (AU) on South Sudan was publicly released. The Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan (AUCISS) was established in December 2013 to “investigate human rights violations and other abuses” in light of the South Sudanese crisis....

November 3rd, 2015

Human Trafficking in Nigeria

With a supposed six out of ten trafficked women in European capitals coming from Nigeria, Research and Campaigns Intern Natasha examines the reason for such prevalence of human trafficking from the West African country....

November 2nd, 2015

Beauty and Brilliance

We have just received a copy of two articles written by Baroness Cox for British Global and Travel Health Association (BGTHA) magazine Travelwise and thought we’d share them with you....

November 2nd, 2015

Beauty from Ashes

We have just received copies of two articles written by Baroness Cox for British Global and Travel Health Association (BGTHA) magazine Travelwise and thought we’d share them with you....
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