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Freedom brings stigma and fresh fears for Boko Haram 'wives'
1 September 2015 (IRIN ), Hundreds of women and girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram have since escaped or been rescued, but their struggles are far from over.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101937/Freedom-brings-stigma-and-fresh-fears-for-Boko-Haram-wives
Eyes Wide Shut: The challenge of humanitarian biometrics
26 August 2015 (IRIN ), The use of biometrics clearly has a role to play in humanitarianism. The challenge, says IRIN columnist Paul Currion, is to protect the vulnerable, whose identities may be vital for accessing government services, while preventing powerful states and private companies who may seek to experiment or exploit.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101913/Eyes-Wide-Shut-The-challenge-of-humanitarian-biometrics
Rape, stigma, poverty: The lot of urban refugees in Cameroon
24 August 2015 (IRIN ), Despite efforts to help refugees who settle in urban areas, many still face stigma, poverty and sexual assault.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101907/Rape-stigma-poverty-The-lot-of-urban-refugees-in-Cameroon
Nigerians who fled Boko Haram forced home
21 August 2015 (IRIN ), As many as 15,000 people who took refuge in northern Cameroon after fleeing violence in Nigeria are now being sent back home, over fears they could have ties to Boko Haram.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101900/Nigerians-who-fled-Boko-Haram-forced-home
Film: Gaza fire
18 August 2015 (IRIN ), Last summer's war in Israel and Gaza left more than 2,000 Palestinians dead. At the forefront of the battle to save people were the Palestinian enclave's fire service. One year on, the firefighters are battling not just flames - but politics, salary shortages and a chronic lack of equipment.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101875/Film-Gaza-fire
On World Humanitarian Day, a new idea to protect aid workers
18 August 2015 (IRIN ), The French NGO Action Against Hunger is proposing a radical new idea to protect aid workers from attack. But could it work?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101880/On-World-Humanitarian-Day-a-new-idea-to-protect-aid-workers
Progress but little punch in Libya talks
17 August 2015 (IRIN ), Almost a year into UN-led talks in Libya, progress has been excruciatingly slow - often appearing to slide backwards. But Mary Fitzgerald, who has been watching the talks closely, finds some reason for optimism.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101866/Progress-but-little-punch-in-Libya-talks
Refugee relations turn sour in Cameroon
11 August 2015 (IRIN ), Relations between many of the more than 250,000 refugees from the Central African Republic who fled into Cameroon and local host populations are becoming increasingly strained.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101851/Refugee-relations-turn-sour-in-Cameroon
Dataviz: The civilians killed targeting ISIS
3 August 2015 (IRIN ), The US-led bombing campaign against the so-called Islamic State has killed hundreds of civilians in Iraq and Syria, despite official recognition of only two deaths, a new report has alleged.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101818/Dataviz-The-civilians-killed-targeting-ISIS
Cameroon pays high price for joining Boko Haram fight
31 July 2015 (IRIN ), New security measures across much of Cameroon, which are meant to prevent more attacks by Boko Haram, are having a negative impact on people's livelihoods.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101806/Cameroon-pays-high-price-for-joining-Boko-Haram-fight
Mapped - the world's conflicts
30 July 2015 (IRIN ), An interactive map showing all the ongoing conflicts around the world.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101802/Mapped-the-world-s-conflicts
Four reasons Syrian ‘safe zone’ unlikely to work
29 July 2015 (IRIN ), Turkey has announced the creation of a "safe zone" in Syria. Here's why it might not work.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101799/Four-reasons-Syrian-safe-zone-unlikely-to-work
The Gravedigger and the President: Chadian torture victims face former president
22 July 2015 (IRIN ), Almost a quarter of a century after thousands of Chadians were allegedly imprisoned, killed and tortured during the rule of former president Hissène Habré, there is finally a chance for belated justice. Clement Abaifouta was only 23 when he was jailed and made to bury dead prisoners on an almost daily basis. Now 55, he has waited a long time to ask Habré: why? Watch: The Gravedigger and the President:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101774/The-Gravedigger-and-the-President-Chadian-torture-victims-face-former-president
Three concerns ahead of Côte d’Ivoire poll
21 July 2015 (IRIN ), Five years after Côte d’Ivoire’s disputed presidential election threw the country into turmoil and left more than 3,000 dead, its people are set to go to the polls again. Could we see similar unrest this October or will the West African nation turn the page and move forward?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101773/Three-concerns-ahead-of-Côte-d-Ivoire-poll
Scars deepen for Ukraine's children
20 July 2015 (IRIN ), Children near the frontlines in Ukraine are increasingly showing the psychological and social effects of the lengthening conflict. A UNICEF program is trying to provide therapy through art, games and group discussion. But as the war goes on, the scars are only likely to deepen:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101766/Scars-deepen-for-Ukraine-s-children
IRIN’s Top Picks: Beyond aid, transparency and development finance
17 July 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, interviews, 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/101760/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Beyond-aid-transparency-and-development-finance
US failing kids fleeing Central America
17 July 2015 (IRIN ), Mechanisms put in place to stop an unprecedented influx of unaccompanied minors from Central America to the southern US border – which peaked last summer – are failing scores of children fleeing violence in their native countries:
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101762/US-failing-kids-fleeing-Central-America
Crisis Brief: Unexpected aid in eastern Ukraine
16 July 2015 (IRIN ), Cut off from government-controlled territory, civilians in rebel-held eastern Ukraine have limited access to goods, basic services and cash. A new IRIN/HPG Crisis Brief finds that much of the aid reaching people is coming from unusual sources.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101755/Crisis-Brief-Unexpected-aid-in-eastern-Ukraine
Yemen's conflict is splintering out of control
15 July 2015 (IRIN ), The failure of a humanitarian truce in Yemen not only illustrates the limits of the United Nation's power, it further raises fears of the country sliding into the rule of militias.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101752/Yemen-s-conflict-is-splintering-out-of-control
Memento Mori
13 July 2015 (IRIN ), It is easy to laugh at aid workers, but every year, hundreds are killed, kidnapped or injured doing their jobs. We need to do more to honour them.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101738/Memento-Mori

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