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The refugee camp that became a city
20 January 2016 (IRIN ), When Halima Abdi fled the civil war in Somalia with her young daughter, she hoped her stay across the border in Kenya’s Dadaab refugee camp would be short-lived.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102378/The-refugee-camp-that-became-a-city
NRC kidnap ruling is ‘wake-up’ call for aid industry
25 November 2015 (IRIN ), In a case with far-reaching implications for security in the aid industry, a court in Oslo has found the Norwegian Refugee Council guilty of gross negligence in its handling of the kidnapping of Steve Dennis and three other staff members in Dadaab, Kenya in 2012.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102243/NRC-kidnap-ruling-is-wake-up-call-for-aid-industry
IRIN's Top Picks: Syrian sketches, sugary deals and sheer generosity
13 November 2015 (IRIN ), Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises. We also highlight key upcoming conferences, book releases and policy debates.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102212/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Syrian-sketches-sugary-deals-and-sheer-generosity
NGOs in Kenya protest threatened deregistration of 959 organisations
30 October 2015 (IRIN ), On 29 October, a government body announced plans to deregister 959 local organisations and freeze their bank accounts. But key local groups described the allegations as unfounded and politically motivated.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102174/NGOs-in-Kenya-protest-threatened-deregistration-of-959-organisations
IRIN's Top Picks: Deadly journeys, the drone papers and ethical aid dilemmas
23 October 2015 (IRIN ), Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises. We also highlight key upcoming conferences, book releases and policy debates.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102145/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Deadly-journeys-the-drone-papers-and-ethical-aid-dilemmas
IRIN's Top Picks: Homophobia in Kenya, helping refugees and humanitarian hotlines
2 October 2015 (IRIN ), Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises. We also highlight key upcoming conferences, book releases and policy debates.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/102056/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Homophobia-in-Kenya-helping-refugees-and-humanitarian-hotlines
US food aid: Charity begins at home
30 July 2015 (IRIN ), More than 60 years after the US Food for Peace program was launched, vested interests continue to hinder reforms to allow for more local sourcing of food aid.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101803/US-food-aid-Charity-begins-at-home
Women and aid: beyond box-ticking
28 July 2015 (IRIN ), Aid agencies have no problem agreeing that gender-sensitive programming is a good idea, but few have come up with concrete methods for evaluating the impact it has on those it is supposed to be helping - until now.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101794/Women-and-aid-beyond-box-ticking
Kenya backpedals on closure of Somali refugee camp
29 April 2015 (IRIN ), Kenya appears to have softened its stance on the imminent closure of a camp hosting more than a third of a million Somali refugees, weeks after the deputy president announced it would happen within three months, in a reaction to the massacre at Garissa University.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101426/Kenya-backpedals-on-closure-of-Somali-refugee-camp
Is Kenya’s security policy the real enemy within?
21 April 2015 (IRIN ), The Kenyan government has threatened to eject 350,000 Somali refugees and even to build a wall along its entire border with Somalia, but perhaps the real enemies within are poor governance and stalled police reforms
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101386/Is-Kenya-s-security-policy-the-real-enemy-within
Kenya's anti-terror border wall sparks heated debate
17 April 2015 (IRIN ), Kenya has begun building a separation barrier along its 700-kilometre border with Somalia. The government says it wants to keep out members of Al-Shabab, whose attacks have claimed hundreds of lives in Kenya. But not everyone things it is such a good plan.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101377/Kenya-s-anti-terror-border-wall-sparks-heated-debate
Why are humanitarians so WEIRD?
15 April 2015 (IRIN ), In his latest column, recovering aid worker Paul Currion argues that humanitarian organisations are fundamentally WEIRD - Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic. Unless that changes, he says, they will always struggle to understand the communities in which they work.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101314/Why-are-humanitarians-so-WEIRD
Repatriation threat alarms Somali refugees in Kenya
13 April 2015 (IRIN ), A threat from Kenya’s deputy president to send back hundreds of thousands of Somali refugees in the wake of the Garissa university shooting has prompted alarm in the camps and rebuke from advocacy groups and even some MPs.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101354/Repatriation-threat-alarms-Somali-refugees-in-Kenya
Somali refugees feel remittance pain after Kenya attack
10 April 2015 (IRIN ), Hundreds of thousands of Somali refugees are among those hardest hit by Kenya’s closure of money remittance firms in the wake of the 2 April shooting of at least 147 university students in Garissa by Al-Shabab militants
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101352/Somali-refugees-feel-remittance-pain-after-Kenya-attack
What future for the humanitarian capital of the world?
7 April 2015 (IRIN ), Geneva has firmly taken its place as one of the most expensive cities in the world, following a sharp rise in the value of the Swiss franc in January. Should cost-conscious aid agencies be headquartered there?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101332/What-future-for-the-humanitarian-capital-of-the-world
Killing us softly
27 March 2015 (IRIN ), Of the 100 million Chinese who watched a documentary - later censored - about air pollution in their country, 172,000 are likely to die each year from air pollution-related diseases.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101285/Killing-us-softly
Working to keep the peace: The impact of job schemes on ex-rebels
27 February 2015 (IRIN ), Job-creation schemes are the traditional way to tackle the post-conflict problem of unemployed ex-fighters and to reduce the threat they can pose to peace and stability in fragile states.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101170/Working-to-keep-the-peace-The-impact-of-job-schemes-on-ex-rebels
Three words of advice for WHO Africa's new chief
24 February 2015 (IRIN ), WHO’s new regional director for Africa faces a tough road ahead, as she attempts to restore confidence in the organization following failures to act more quickly during the Ebola outbreak.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101153/Three-words-of-advice-for-WHO-Africa-s-new-chief
Who celebrity advocates are really targeting. And it’s not you.
13 February 2015 (IRIN ), In recent years, aid agencies have increasingly used celebrities to raise awareness and money for their causes. There’s just one problem: It doesn’t actually work.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101122/Who-celebrity-advocates-are-really-targeting-And-it-s-not-you
IRIN’s Top Picks: IDPs, Yemen, War Pillage and Ebola
22 January 2015 (IRIN ), Our top picks of recent must-read research, interviews, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101036/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-IDPs-Yemen-War-Pillage-and-Ebola

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