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August 19th, 2016

World Humanitarian Day: One Humanity in South Sudan

As we celebrate ‘One Humanity’ on World Humanitarian Day we think about the challenges faced by men, women and children living in conflict-ridden South Sudan and we remember the work of our partners, the Diocese of Wau, in tirelessly serving those displaced by conflict. ...

August 19th, 2016

News Round-Up 19/08/16

News from HART
  • We are recruiting! We are looking for a Finance and Administration Intern to begin September 2016. Deadline for applications 31st August. For details and application form please see here.
  • Read Vincent’s blog on the Panglong Peace Conference in Burma here.
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August 12th, 2016

News Round-Up 12/08/16

News From HART:
  • Next Friday is World Humanitarian Day. Keep an eye out for some features about our partner countries!
  • Read Meg Kneafsey’s blog post on the history of conflict in Uganda here. If you’re a HART Ambassador, get in touch with Satya at satya.tan@hart-uk.org to write a blog post for the website.
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August 5th, 2016

News Round-Up 05/08/16

News from HART:
  • We are hiring! HART is currently recruiting an Interim Advocacy Officer. The deadline for applications is 12 noon on 8th August. You can read more about the role and download the application pack here: http://www.hart-uk.org/about-you/jobs/.
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July 29th, 2016

News Round-Up 29/07/16

News from HART
  • Read Charlie Hart’s account of the Modern Slavery Garden that won Gold at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show here.
  • Volunteer and fundraise for HART this summer! See here for ways you can get involved.
Burma
  • A summit this week brought together seventeen leaders of different rebel groups in the war ravaged town of Kachin, close to the border of China.
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July 22nd, 2016

News Round-Up 22/07/16

News from HART Burma
  • The Burma Army has claimed responsibility for 5 civilian deaths in Shan State.
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July 15th, 2016

News Round-Up 15/07/16

News from HART
  • Deadlines for Communications & Fundraising Executive and PA to Baroness Cox coming up this weekend! Click here for more information.
  • Volunteer for HART this summer! See here for ways you can get involved.
  • This week, we have been closely monitoring the escalating conflict in South Sudan.
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July 11th, 2016

The return of civil war in Sudan’s fifth year anniversary

Last year the world’s youngest nation, South Sudan, celebrated its 4th anniversary since its independence in July 2011. However, this year there will be no 5th anniversary celebration, because the country is facing a severe economic crisis and the government cannot afford the celebration costs....

July 8th, 2016

News Round-Up 08/07/16

News from HART
  • We are hiring! HART is currently recruiting a creative and dynamic Communications and Fundraising Executive. The deadline for applications is 12 noon on 18th July. Please download the application pack here: www.hart-uk.org/about-you/jobs
Burma
  • Two mosques in Burma have suffered arson attacks over the past two weeks.
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June 24th, 2016

News Round-Up 24/06/16

Burma
  • Aung San Suu Kyi announced on Wednesday that officials should now refer to the Rohingya minority as, ‘people who believe in Islam in Rakhine state’. Burma has been condemned for policies of discrimination against the Rohingya.
  • Thailand will continue to house over 100,000 Burmese refugees.
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