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Do internally displaced people have rights under the law?

ACCORDING to annual figures from the United Nations in 2014, there were almost 60 million refugees and internally displaced people (IDPs) around the globe right now. 1,747 more words

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“Everyone talked about #Bringbackourgirls, but what about the girls who escaped, did anyone come to see them, to support them?”

Nelly Ating is a development coordinator, gender activist, journalist, and photographer working in Yola, Nigeria. We met with Nelly to talk about her work with internally displaced people in Northern Nigeria (survivors of violence, or people who fled their homes in anticipation of Boko Haram attacks), why she’s not a fan of the #BringBackOurGirls movement, as well as her personal writing, and her travels. 907 more words


In search of hope: Risking it all to flee conflict and hardship

By late September, some 30 million children worldwide had left their homes behind, fleeing conflict and hardship in search of safety and hope for a brighter future. 57 more words

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Where your support has gone for refugees and internally displaced people

See at a glance where your support goes for refugees and internally displaced people. Programming includes aid like food, shelter, water and sanitation, livelihood training and environmental protection. 35 more words

Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR)

Q&A with Corinne Hart of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

Ms. Hart is the Director of the Gender and Humanitarian Programs at the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. She designs and manages the Alliance’s strategies and programs on humanitarian response, gender, and women’s empowerment. 1,289 more words

Wizard of the Nile

If you wanted to find out a little bit more about northern Uganda and the infamous Joseph Kony, then The Wizard of the Nile is quite a worthy read. 120 more words