News

Find the latest developments affecting our partners and those in war and conflict.

Friday, 18 October, 2013
Women from Tamil and muslim minority groups in Sri Lanka facing increasing levels of sexual violence and insecurity.
Friday, 27 September, 2013
Despite of the involvement of the international community in the Darfur conflict a decade ago, there has been no indicator of a workable agreement despite the diversity and multiplicity of interventions undertaken both at the political and non-... Read More
Friday, 27 September, 2013
The conflict in the Southern Philippines continues to worsen since the original confrontation on September 9th. 109,000 civilians are currently displaced, with the U.N. labeling the situation a growing "humanitarian crisis."
Thursday, 26 September, 2013
Tamil women in Northern Sri Lanka are being forced to undergo surgical birth control procedures, according to recent reports. A Tamil doctor describes it as 'genocide', writes Trevor Grant.
Thursday, 26 September, 2013
South Sudan has had to build a country literally from scratch since it gained independence two years ago, Vice President James Wani Igga said today in his address to the high-level debate of the United Nations General Assembly.
Thursday, 26 September, 2013
A Blog by former child soldier, Simon Chol Mialith, who now works as the Peace Building and Conflict Mitigation Coordinator at CARE South Sudan.
Wednesday, 25 September, 2013
The United Nations voiced concern Wednesday over the fate of more than 100,000 Filipinos displaced by two weeks of fighting between government troops and Muslim rebels, saying they were at risk of disease from crowded and unsanitary conditions in... Read More
Wednesday, 25 September, 2013
The two and a half-year conflict in Syria has made persons with disabilities extremely vulnerable to gross rights violations on a daily basis, a United Nations committee said today, stressing the need for greater protection of their rights.
Tuesday, 17 September, 2013
A Congolese nun known as ‘mother’ by women and girls displaced and abused by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) is being honoured with a top prize from the United Nations refugee agency,