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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 9th, 2016

Northern Uganda: Concise History of a Conflicted Land

Wracked by a troubled past, Uganda continues to endure severe structural inequalities of wealth, gender, and accessibility to basic public services. Northern Uganda, a central operating area for the notorious Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), has suffered acutely from decades of social and political conflict....

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 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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June 3rd, 2016

News Round-Up 03/06/16

Burma
  • The Irrawaddy reports on human rights abuses in Chang Mai. The Burma Army is accused of conducting extra-judicial killings, beatings and bombings.
 
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May 20th, 2016

News Round-Up 20/05/16

News from HART See our latest blog on Burma, accompanied with an infographic. Burma ...

April 29th, 2016

News Round up 29/04/16

Burma
  • According to The Irrawaddy, Karen freedom fighters from the Democratic Karen Benevolent Army (DKBA) have joined forces with the Arakan Army (AA) to fight against the Burma Army.
  • It is rumoured that a new bill which aims to revive Burma’s 1975 State Protection Law might be submitted to Parliament.
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April 8th, 2016

News round-up 8/4/16

News from HART
  • This week, we have been closely monitoring the escalating conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. Read words from our local partners here and add a message of support for civilians in Nagorno-Karabakh here.
  • Next week is the HART Prize for Human Rights Prize Giving and Exhibition. 
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