October 2017

October 24th, 2017

Baroness Cox questions Government about Religious Freedom in Burma

Baroness Cox recently submitted 4 questions for written answer to the Government, asking what assessments they have made regarding religious freedom in Burma.  Read below the questions and the written answers received. Baroness Cox  To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the military’s role in the persecution of religious minorities throughout Myanmar, including in the Shan and Kachin States....

October 23rd, 2017

Update: Shan Refugee Camp Runs Out of Food

A Shan refugee camp along the Thai-Burmese border has run out of food and 5 others are due to run out at the end of this October. Koung Jor, one of 6 camps housing over 6,000 Shan refugees, had its funding cut at the end of September by The Border Consortium (TBC)....

October 20th, 2017

Baroness Cox Presses Government over Syria

HART’s CEO Baroness Cox spoke in the House of Lords yesterday as part of a series of oral questions scrutinising the UK government’s actions in Syria. Below is Baroness Cox’s question and other highlights.  Watch Baroness Cox’s oral question here....

October 20th, 2017

World Trust Humanitarian Concerts

Janusz Piotrowicz, founder of The World Trust, performs international fundraising piano recitals, of classical and romantic masterworks, promoting and supporting humanitarian causes across the globe. The purpose of these concerts is to raise as much money as possible for the chosen causes....

October 13th, 2017

HART Weekly Round Up 13 October 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 6th, 2017

HART Weekly Round Up (06/10/2017)

This week’s HART Weekly Round Up includes blogs, responses from the government to Baroness Cox’s written questions, and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work. Blogs: ...
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