Nigeria: Malala – I Wish to See My Nigerian Sisters Released

Nigeria: Malala – I Wish to See My Nigerian Sisters Released

Adebiyi Adedapo – All Africa – Monday, 14 July 2014 Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl-child education campaigner, who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban, has called on Boko Haram terrorists to free the abducted Chibok schoolgirls. Malala, who commenced a three-day visit to Nigeria on Saturday, celebrated her 17th birthday in Abuja at a […]

New research for rapid-response health care can aid in humanitarian crisis

New research for rapid-response health care can aid in humanitarian crisis

WNN Science & Health (WNN/SciDev) London, England, UNITED KINGDOM, WESTERN EUROPE: An innovative new research program is being set up to help build evidence for cost-effective health provision in humanitarian crises — an area where there are major data gaps. The program will feature a number of funding rounds, including a unique ‘rapid response research’ […]

Cambodian communities continue to improve under landmine removal

Cambodian communities continue to improve under landmine removal

WNN Breaking (WNN/AN) Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA, ASIA: Landmine removal in Cambodia is not easy. It comes with danger and casualties. It also comes with constant fear that a landmine can explode at any time under the feet of children, elders and other family members. The area in Cambodia that was controlled tightly by paramilitary and […]