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How Uganda and UNHCR failed refugees

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Major fraud and corruption in Uganda’s operations will come at a steep cost to all refugees. Uganda hosts Africa’s largest refugee population and is heralded as a model of progressive refugee...

Somalia shoots itself in the foot

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Somalia
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Mogadishu’s expulsion of the UN Special Envoy illustrates how not to deal with al-Shabaab – or manage federalism. By Peter Fabricius The decision by the Somali government to expel United Nations (UN)...

Why are women still so unsafe?

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World
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Despite global pacts, new laws and gender activism, women remain extremely vulnerable to violence. Violence against women is an indicator of how prone societies are towards violence. Almost two...

South Sudan's September deal 'just a first step'

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South Sudan
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A new peace agreement was signed in South Sudan on 12 September 2018 in an attempt to bring an end to the five-year war in the country. Andrews Atta-Asamoah, an Institute for Security Studies expert...

Will next week’s migration compact be global?

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World
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ISS
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Even if key states withhold their support, the new deal will be a step forward for Africa. 06 DEC 2018 / BY TSION TADESSE ABEBE The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) is a...

Looking back - what has the PSC decided?

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CAR
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Between August and October this year, the Peace and Security Council (PSC) held meetings on Libya, Lesotho, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan, Burundi, the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur and the...

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