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In East Africa, heavy rains test emergency preparedness
11 April 2013 (IRIN ), Unusually heavy rains have caused havoc across much of east Africa, displacing thousands of people and damaging important infrastructure.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97830/In-East-Africa-heavy-rains-test-emergency-preparedness
Uganda’s midwives struggle to meet demands
8 April 2013 (IRIN ), Despite the significant role midwives play in Uganda’s maternal health programmes, they face numerous challenges, including lack of training, inadequate facilities and poor pay.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97807/Uganda-s-midwives-struggle-to-meet-demands
Briefing: M23, one year on
3 April 2013 (IRIN ), The M23 rebellion, the latest of a string of armed insurgencies in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) North Kivu Province, has been active for one year now, during which hundreds of thousands have fled their homes and many have lost their lives.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97779/Briefing-M23-one-year-on
Kony hunt still on after CAR coup
26 March 2013 (IRIN ), The search for the Ugandan rebel group the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in the rainforests of the Central African Republic (CAR) will continue despite the ouster of President François Bozizé by rebel group Séléka, officials say.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97737/Kony-hunt-still-on-after-CAR-coup
Uganda government under pressure to boost ARV funding
14 March 2013 (IRIN ), The Ugandan government's draft 2013/2014 budget allocates US$38.5 million to enrol a further 100,000 people living with HIV on life-prolonging antiretroviral (ARV) drugs. But activists say the money, while welcome in a country still largely dependent on donor funds for its HIV programmes, is not sufficient to meet treatment needs.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97651/Uganda-government-under-pressure-to-boost-ARV-funding
In Africa, corruption dirties the water
14 March 2013 (IRIN ), Collusion among government officials, unscrupulous water vendors and large farm owners results in diverted water supply lines, misappropriated funds, and failure to implement laws on protecting water sources from encroachment and pollution. These are just some of the ways corruption is denying millions of poor people in Africa access to safe and clean drinking water, experts say.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97642/In-Africa-corruption-dirties-the-water
Aid for Trade - does it help the poor?
12 March 2013 (IRIN ), Since the World Trade Organization launched its Aid for Trade initiative in 2005, an estimated US$200 billion dollars of development funding has been mobilized for the programme. But some NGOs are asking whether Aid for Trade really helps reduce poverty.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97630/Aid-for-Trade-does-it-help-the-poor
Imprisoned Eritreans complain of being forced to leave Israel
11 March 2013 (IRIN ), Testimonies of jailed Eritrean migrants and asylum seekers (collected by a local NGO) say officials at Saharonim prison in Israel’s Southern Negev desert are coercing them to sign “voluntary repatriation” forms.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97623/Imprisoned-Eritreans-complain-of-being-forced-to-leave-Israel
Analysis: Condoms continue to confound Uganda
1 March 2013 (IRIN ), The condom has played a central role in Uganda’s official HIV prevention strategy for over two decades, but the country has yet to get it right, with condom use declining and the government unable to meet what demand does exist.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97573/Analysis-Condoms-continue-to-confound-Uganda
African migrants pay high prices to send money home
27 February 2013 (IRIN ), New data from the World Bank has revealed that African migrants pay more to send money home to their families than any other migrant group in the world.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/97557/African-migrants-pay-high-prices-to-send-money-home

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