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Burundi + 8 more

Faith-based humanitarianism: The response of faith communities and faith-based organizations in contexts of forced migration

Workshop report International workshop 22 September 2010 Aim Although faith communities and faith-based organisations (FBOs) are often at the forefront of humanitarian responses to people affected by conflict, crisis and forced migration across the globe, little is known about the scale, nature…

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Forced Migration Review, RSC
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21 Mar 2011
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Somalia

Emergency within an emergency: Somali IDPs

by Hassan Noor International media report that over 300,000 somalis have been newly displaced by fighting in Mogadishu. Conflict-related displacement hits the headlines but the numbers displaced by environmental change are also colossal. the international response remains woefully inadequate. Hardly any…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Uganda

Uganda's IDP policy

by Joy Miller Uganda has a massive number of IDPs more than 1.7 million, over 6% of the national population. Although it is one of the few countries with a national IDP policy, ineffective implementation means many IDPs still face…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudanese women acting to end sexual violence

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) by Fahima A Hashim The UN and the African Union must do more to insist that the Government of Sudan create an enabling environment to report, investigate and…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Burundi

Addressing sexual violence in post-conflict Burundi

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) by Nona Zicherman Conflict and massive population movements in Burundi have resulted in dramatic increases in rape and other forms of sexual violence. Alarm about the high incidence of…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
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21 Mar 2011
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Somalia + 2 more

From Somalia to Yemen: great dangers, few prospects

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) By Hanno (J H) van Gemund Growing numbers of people are escaping conflict and poverty in Somalia and Ethiopia by making a hazardous journey across the Red Sea.…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
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21 Mar 2011

Sudan + 1 more

Shattered dreams of Sudanese refugees in Cairo

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) By Hala W Mahmoud At least 2 Sudanese were killed in December 2005 as Egyptian riot police violently dispersed a sit-in near the Cairo offices of UNHCR. A…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Rwanda + 3 more

Sexual violence: weapon of war

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) by Katie Thomas Sexual violence has a profound and long-lasting physical, psychological and social impact. The physical wounds suffered in most forms of combat are usually visible, prioritised for…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: Women's centres: spaces of empowerment in Darfur

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) by Carmen Lowry Survivors of sexual assault need emotional support, safe and private spaces for healing and access to resources, information and networks. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) operates ten…

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Analysis
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Forced Migration Review
Posted:
14 Nov 2019

Burundi + 7 more

Creating safe spaces: lessons from South Africa and Burundi

(from "Forced Migration Review" No.27 Sexual violence: weapon of war, impediment to peace) by Christine Lebrun and Katharine Derderian Médecins sans Frontières (MSF) Belgium currently addresses sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in many of its projects worldwide, in countries including South Africa,…

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Analysis
Source:
Forced Migration Review
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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