March 7th, 2018
On the 28th February, the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia released a statement to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Sumgait Pogrom. This is an annual event, remembered throughout Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Armenian Diaspora.
February 19th, 2018
Burma is currently experiencing a mass exodus of refugees and thousands of internally displaced (IDP) caused by decades of armed conflict between the Military junta and ethnic Non-State Armed Groups (NSAG’s). Locals face landmine attacks, utilised by Government forces (Tatmadaw) and NSAGs to secure territory and resources from opposition groups....
February 9th, 2018
This week’s HART Weekly Review features Baroness Cox’s written question to the UK Government regarding Sudan, blogs and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work.
Written Question to HM Government regarding Sudan:
Baroness Cox asked about the recent arrests of civilians engaging in peaceful demonstrations....
February 2nd, 2018
This week’s HART Weekly Review features our Press Release and Report from HART’s recent visit to Sudan, and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work.
Press Release “There was nobody to help us”:
During HART’s recent visit to Sudan we heard reports of Khartoum’s continued offensive against the villagers of Blue Nile, causing further displacement and severe food insecurity....
January 19th, 2018
This week’s HART Weekly Review features news from our partner in Uganda, and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work.
PAORINHER Exam Success!:
HART would like to congratulate our Partner in Uganda, PAORINHER, whose students have excelled in their Primary Leaving Examinations....
January 12th, 2018
This week’s HART Weekly Review features a letter signed by Baroness Cox to the Government, blogs and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work.
Letter to the UK Government to redouble efforts in South Sudan: Baroness Cox co-signed a letter to the UK Government to increase peacebuilding efforts in South Sudan.
November 13th, 2017
Questions in the House of Lords
Baroness Cox recently questioned the government about its work to tackle terrorism and the use of sexual violence.
Baroness Caroline Cox speaking in parliament.
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their response to the recommendation of the Henry Jackson Society’s report Trafficking Terror that an International Legal Task Force should be established to gather evidence on sexual violence as a tactic of terrorism.
November 6th, 2017
Visit to Uganda
Last week, HART was in Uganda to celebrate 10 years with the PAORINHER HIV clinic and its amazing achievements. We will be releasing our visit report in the coming days along with some photos from the trip.
With HART celebrating PAORINHER’s success in Uganda, this week’s blog takes a look at the current HIV situation in Uganda....
October 13th, 2017
An evening with Vardan
This Wednesday, HART hosted an evening with the inspirational director of the Lady Cox Rehabilitation Centre, Vardan Tadevosyan. He gave our supporters an update on the wonderful work that his centre does for the disabled in Nagorno-Karabakh. ...
October 9th, 2017
During Soviet rule, care for the disabled was appalling. Rehabilitation was non-existent, with babies being tied to their cots in warehouse-like conditions until they died often from infected bedsores, with an average life expectancy of two years....