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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    UN aid chief demands Security Council action on Syria access

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 04:09pm by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York Humanitarian aid to Syria failing to reach the most needy as access is restricted, Valerie Amos tells Security Council UN aid chief Valerie Amos demanded stronger ... Security Council approved a non-binding statement on October 2 urging increased humanitarian access. “This is a race against time. Three weeks have passed since the adoption of this council’s ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION

    Behind the label: A Peace Treaty

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by DERVLA LOULI

    ... focuses on jewellery and scarves, has grabbed the attention of celebrities such as Halle Berry, Jennifer Lopez and Gwen Stefani. Why we love it: with its humanitarian focus and exceptional design, ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    UN aid chief Valerie Amos urges ‘action on the ground’ in Syria

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 09:11pm by AFP

    ... Reuters in New York UN aid chief urges 'action on the ground' in Syria UN aid chief Valerie Amos urged the United Nations Security Council to act to increase humanitarian access ... Syrians, or nearly half the country's population, needed help. Amos has repeatedly expressed frustration that violence and red tape have slowed humanitarian aid deliveries to a trickle. Last ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Evacuations, aid delivery resume in Syria’s besieged city of Homs

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 07:24pm by AFP

    ... al-Diwan had requested evacuation but no safe route out had yet been found for them. Humanitarian operations targeting besieged neighbourhoods of the Old City of Homs began on Friday, after the UN ... trapped in parts of the central city of Homs, much of which has been devastated by ongoing violence between rebels and the army. Humanitarian groups have welcomed the operations, but the UN ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - WANT

    Straight shooter: Agnès Troublé talks art, life and her directorial debut

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by ELISABETA TUDOR

    ... surrounding this child.” Troublé is known for her humanitarianism and involvement in environmental protection – she contributed funding for the research boat Tara, which records climate change data around the world – and is also known for supporting several humanitarian organisations, including AIDES, Act Up and Handicap International. The organisers of the Hong Kong International Film ...

  6. News - World - IRAQ

    NGOs report 13,000 families fleeing 'critical' Fallujah

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 01:38am by AFP

    ... of a "critical" humanitarian situation as masked gunmen locked in a days-long standoff with Iraqi troops hold the city. Despite traffic police returning to its streets, some shops reopening and more cars ... the height of the insurgency that followed the US-led invasion in 2003. The Iraqi Red Crescent yesterday said it had provided humanitarian assistance to more than 8,000 families across Anbar ...

  7. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Rights activists scoff at 'Uygur terrorist' claims over group of 410 held in Thailand

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 11:09pm by Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian

    ... "It's a humanitarian issue," one of the Turkish envoys said earlier. But there is also a suspicion that many are Muslim Uygurs, fleeing Xinjiang province. Robertson said: "I suspect ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 6, 2014

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 03:55am by LETTERS

    ... power. The gulf between the ideal of humanitarianism and lust for absolute power is growing and we can see the consequences of this widening gap. Scientists can help humanity so much, by finding ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Evidence of Buddhist massacre of Muslims in Myanmar mounts

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 01:36am by AP

    ... in briefings with US Embassy staff, humanitarian aid workers and others, the officials said. Myanmar's government has strongly denied the claims. Presidential spokesman Ye Htut said yesterday he ... along the Bay of Bengal and is cut off from the rest of the country by a mountain range. It is off-limits to foreign journalists and access for humanitarian aid workers severely restricted. ...

  10. News - Asia - EAST ASIA

    Japan and North Korea move closer to reopening government-level talks

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:27pm by AFP

    ... humanitarian meeting in the Chinese city of Shenyang between Red Cross officials from the two countries, the Japanese official said. We will work for a complete solution with consistent dialogue ...




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