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August 21st, 2013

Update: Community Health and Maternal and Child Health Education in Shan State

The population of Shan State stands at approximately 5 million. Many Shan people have faced violent persecution at the hands of the Burmese military for generations. Years of conflict has also had a devastating impact on basic health and medical care....

August 20th, 2013

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office Responds to our Campaign

In July this year HART created a photo petition entitled Remember Sudan, including a collection of messages from people in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile state as well as from people in Britain wanting to add their voices. Remember Sudan draws attention to the continued atrocities being committed against civilians by the Sudanese Government....

August 12th, 2013

HART Annual Review 2012

HART’s Annual Review and Financial Statements for 2012 are now available! They include updates from our partners around the world as well as information on our advocacy work. The reports can be downloaded below....

July 31st, 2013

Update: PAORINHER’s work in Uganda

PAORINHER is HART’s partner in Uganda, a rehabilitation centre that works with HIV infected and affected children. They are especially remarkable as they only focus on children which they support by providing food, medicine and, if necessary, shelter, and also work towards reducing the stigma attached to HIV positive children....

July 19th, 2013

Remember Sudan: A message of support

This summer friends and supporters of HART have spoken out for civilians still trapped in the Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile State. The Remember Sudan photo petition is a collection of messages from people in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile State and from people in Britain wanting to add their own voices....

July 12th, 2013

War Crimes in Sudan: Baroness Cox draws attention to the unilateral aerial bombardment of the civilian population undertaken by the Khartoum Government.

This Tuesday in the House of Lords, Lord Alton of Liverpool asked the British Government what assessment they had made of the Amnesty International Report We had no time to bury him: War crimes in Sudan’s Blue Nile State. He highlighted the shocking extent of the purging of the Nuba people and asked when this issue was last raised in the United Nations Security Council....

June 28th, 2013

HART Summer 2013 Newsletter

HART’s summer newsletter is now available and features a report from HART’s recent visit to Kachin state, Burma, as well as information about our upcoming Channel Swim for Change, HART Highlights and dates for your diary. You can download a copy of the newsletter below....

June 12th, 2013

Religious freedom in Egypt: Baroness Cox asks the British Government for their assessment

This week in the House of Lords, Baroness Cox asked the British Government for their assessment of the situation of religious minorities in Egypt since the Arab Spring. She drew attention to recent attacks on Sufi shrines, the marginalisation of the Baha’is, hostility towards Muslim secularists and the escalation of assaults on Christian communities....

June 7th, 2013

Burma: ‘The euphoria is premature, misplaced and profoundly dangerous’

Baroness Cox joins a debate on the plight of Burma’s Ethnic Nationals On Wednesday, in the House of Lords, Lord Alton asked what assessment the British Government have made of the progress being made in Burma to end ethnic tensions and to secure democracy....

June 5th, 2013

Film: Swim for Change – Help us cross the English Channel

In four weeks time, we’ll be attempting to swim the English Channel. Please watch our film clip to meet the team, watch us train, and find out more about the people and projects we are supporting. We hope it will inspire you to join our Swim for Change campaign – by sponsoring us or by taking on your own personal or team challenge!...
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