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Local aid workers, experts, and even some UN officials say the rising violence in Darfur means UNAMID is needed now more than ever.
From biometrics to Brexit – a selection of policy news just in time for a week of conferences and meetings in Geneva.
Hundreds have already died attempting the Morocco-Spain sea crossing this year.
Local people are vital in fighting the latest Ebola outbreak, but are they receiving the support and protection they need?
One in three Somalis are affected by mental illness. Health workers worry that lack of care may contribute to the country’s instability.
After successfully changing other UN texts, the Trump administration is attempting to alter the wording to further its anti-abortion stance.
The UN says some two million people may try to flee the government assault on Idlib towards the closed Turkish border.
Indigenous knowledge has helped hill tract communities adapt to disaster threats, but rapid urbanisation and climate change are fuelling new monsoon risks.
A protracted conflict and distrust in a shaky healthcare system have helped measles thrive. New regulations and a vaccine campaign aim to change that.
Liberia and Sierra Leone were linked by war but have pursued separate paths to tackling post-conflict impunity – both are problematic.