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War on Drugs : Collateral Damage
13 May 2014 (IRIN In-Depth ), It is not yet clear what the future of global drug policy will look like ahead of the UN General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) in 2016, where member countries will debate the issue. This In-Depth seeks to explore the flaws in the current architecture, and document the humanitarian impact – the collateral damage – wrought by those policies in developing countries.
http://www.irinnews.org/In-depth/100080/114/War-on-Drugs-Collateral-Damage
Shake-up under way in global drugs policy
9 May 2014 (IRIN ), With waning enthusiasm from the USA for the costly and failed war on drugs, experts detect a seismic shift under way at the global policy level.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100061/Shake-up-under-way-in-global-drugs-policy
Balloons and sausages – understanding the global drugs trade
9 May 2014 (IRIN ), What turned Guinea Bissau and other West African countries into drug-trafficking routes to Europe more than a decade ago? Why did the drug wars move from Colombia to Mexico?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100062/Balloons-and-sausages-understanding-the-global-drugs-trade
Hepatitis B - a silent emergency in Senegal
8 May 2014 (IRIN ), More than two million people in Senegal, or some 15 percent of the population, including 350,000 chronic carriers, have hepatitis B as a result of untimely vaccinations, prohibitive treatment costs and lack of universal screening to curb transmissions.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100054/Hepatitis-B-a-silent-emergency-in-Senegal
Could climate change spread kala-azar?
8 May 2014 (IRIN ), Climate change and increased population movements could see the spread of kala-azar (also known as visceral leishmaniasis or black fever) to hitherto unaffected locations, scientists warn.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100058/Could-climate-change-spread-kala-azar
Can innovation end global poverty?
7 May 2014 (IRIN ), Can the seemingly intractable problems of global poverty be addressed by the latest wonders of science and technology?
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100048/Can-innovation-end-global-poverty
Somalia at “risk of relapse”
7 May 2014 (IRIN ), Three years after a famine claimed 260,000 lives in Somalia, 2.9 million people there are still affected by a multifaceted but desperately underfunded humanitarian crisis, and communities are just “one shock away from disaster”, a host of aid agencies have warned in a joint campaign entitled “Risk of relapse.”
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100051/Somalia-at-risk-of-relapse
Lingering psychological trauma three years after Libya’s uprising
6 May 2014 (IRIN ), The 2011 civil conflict between Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s supporters and rebels trying to oust him from power has left psychosocial scars from which the population is only just starting to heal. While some Libyans suffer from serious medical conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and suicidal depression, more diffused and subtle psychological and social problems have become much more pervasive in this fractured society.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100042/Lingering-psychological-trauma-three-years-after-Libya-s-uprising
Alert over spike in Middle East flu-like virus
5 May 2014 (IRIN ), Health authorities around the world are on high alert after a sudden spike in the incidence of a deadly Middle Eastern flu-like bug that began in Saudi Arabia but has now spread to Asia and the USA.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100038/Alert-over-spike-in-Middle-East-flu-like-virus
Climate adaptation at village level
29 April 2014 (IRIN ), While some of the world’s poorest countries are still waiting for funds to help them adapt to climate change, others are implementing sophisticated plans without any funding, it emerged at the ongoing Eighth Community-based Adaptation International Conference in Kathmandu (24-30 April), which is focusing on finance.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/100006/Climate-adaptation-at-village-level

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