Analysis: Syria’s forgotten refugees

Analysis: Syria’s forgotten refugees

IRIN -Thursday, 03 May 2012 (originally published 23 Apr) UBAI, 23 April 2012 (IRIN) – It was 21 February 2006. The date is etched in Samia’s* mind. She was in her kitchen making tea for her brother’s family, who was visiting her at her home in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, when gunfire broke out in […]

Harvesting a Field of Their Own –Woman’s Right to Food in the Global Food Crisis

Harvesting a Field of Their Own –Woman’s Right to Food in the Global Food Crisis

Lys Anzia – WNN Features World Food Programme delivers food to Haitian women – Image: Peter Casier /UNWFP The fight for women against hunger and malnutrition isn’t getting any easier. Rising food prices and lower food assistance programs worldwide are causing the ability to help women and their families reach the lowest levels of output […]