Monthly Archives: August 2015

HREA Advocacy Institute 2015 a success

Participants in HREA Advocacy Institute 2015

Participants representing 11 countries across four continents attended the third annual HREA Advocacy Institute in Cambridge. This year’s group included humanitarian and development workers, and advocates working on issues such as children’s rights, women’s human rights, and health and housing rights in marginalised communities

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“Boat People”: The Emerging Challenge in Forced Migration

Boat People: Emerging Challenge in Forced Migration

The plight of thousands of migrants attempting to cross international borders by sea has captured the world’s attention. This one-hour webinar with Saeed Ullah Khan examined the current crisis and discussed how the international community can respond. We looked into

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World Humanitarian Day

Frank Elbers

Today we’re celebrating the heroes who dedicate their lives to helping those in crises. World Humanitarian Day falls on 19 August, the day when, in 2003, 22 aid workers were killed in a bombing at the UN headquarters in Baghdad.

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