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Drones for good?
9 February 2015 (IRIN ), Most commonly associated with spying and military missions, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – or drones – for humanitarian purposes is the subject of both hype and caution, but experts argue they could play an important role in disaster relief as well as having other useful civilian applications.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101109/Drones-for-good
Why democracy may have to wait in the Central African Republic
9 February 2015 (IRIN ), Insecurity and a lack resources could derail elections in the Central African Republic, crucial for the return to normality after almost two years of intense conflict. Already delayed once, the parliamentary and presidential polls - now scheduled for July and August - are provoking a debate over what should come first: national security or democratic process.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101111/Why-democracy-may-have-to-wait-in-the-Central-African-Republic
A map of female genital mutilation rates globally
6 February 2015 (IRIN ), Female Genital Mutilation is a surgical procedure performed on the genitals of girls and women in many parts of the world. To mark International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM, IRIN has mapped out rates of FGM across Africa and the Middle East.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101100/A-map-of-female-genital-mutilation-rates-globally
Softly, softly: the humanitarian schemes aimed at countering Boko Haram
6 February 2015 (IRIN ), Northeast Nigeria faces the dual challenges of tackling Boko Haram and deeply ingrained poverty. Now the government and some private philanthropists are implementing programmes to counter both, creating economic opportunities and providing humanitarian support as antidotes to the appeal of militancy.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101101/Softly-softly-the-humanitarian-schemes-aimed-at-countering-Boko-Haram
IRIN’s Top Picks: Development dependency, Invisible Children and refugees
5 February 2015 (IRIN ), Our top picks of this week's 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/101093/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Development-dependency-Invisible-Children-and-refugees
IRIN’s Top Picks: Gates Foundation, Afghanistan and the Holocaust
29 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/101062/IRIN-s-Top-Picks-Gates-Foundation-Afghanistan-and-the-Holocaust
Much aid, little long-term impact in DRC
27 January 2015 (IRIN ), Amid donor cutbacks and camp closures, aid agencies are questioning the sustainable impact of humanitarian response in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and calling for an overhaul of aid delivery.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101053/Much-aid-little-long-term-impact-in-DRC
Ebolanomics - the search for a vaccine
27 January 2015 (IRIN ), After years of ignoring the disease, pharmaceutical companies are racing to produce an effective vaccine for Ebola, using plenty of public money. Now questions are being raised about ethics and accountability.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101055/Ebolanomics-the-search-for-a-vaccine
After Ebola: What next for West Africa’s health systems
26 January 2015 (IRIN ), As rates of Ebola infection fall in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone planning has begun on how to rebuild public health systems and learn lessons from the outbreak.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101046/After-Ebola-What-next-for-West-Africa-s-health-systems
WEF: What to watch
21 January 2015 (IRIN ), The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting kicks off in Davos on Wednesday. Here's a quick guide to some of the panels of interest to humanitarians.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/101031/WEF-What-to-watch

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