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An evaluation of gender-based violence case management services in the Dadaab refugee camps Friday, 23 February 201810.30am–12.00pm (lunch reception to follow)The Exhibition Room, The Goldsmiths’ Centre, 42 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 5AD Confirmed speakers:Professor Charlotte Watts, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of International DevelopmentDr Mazeda Hossain, Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical MedicineDr Chimaraoke Izugbara, Head, Population Dynamics…
An evaluation of gender-based violence case management services in the Dadaab refugee camps Tuesday, 27 February 201810.00am–12.00pm (lunch reception to follow)Doubletree by Hilton (formerly Amber Hotel), Ngong Lane, off Ngong Road, Nairobi Confirmed speakers:Dr Chi-Chi Undie, Senior Associate, Population CouncilDr Mazeda Hossain, Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical MedicineDr Chimaraoke Izugbara, Head, Population Dynamics and Sexual and Reproductive…
An evaluation of gender-based violence case management services in the Dadaab refugee camps Thursday, 1 March 20188.30–10.30 amBan Ki Moon Hall, UNHCR DMO, Dadaab Confirmed speakers:Dr Mazeda Hossain, Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical MedicineMs Sheru Wanyua Muuo, Research Officer, African Population and Health Research Center
NEW YORK, Nov 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Civil war in South Sudan is generating unseen levels of domestic violence, according to a study released today showing a reported increase in the brutality and frequency of assaults.  Tens of thousands of people have been killed and a third of the East African country’s 12 million residents have been forced to…
International leaders met in Davos, Switzerland, at the annual World Economic Forum to discuss global issues, with a focus on this year’s theme of "Responsive and Responsible Leadership."  The International Rescue Committee (IRC) works with people affected by conflict and disaster across the world. They understand the value of strong leadership and equality. By empowering local people, particularly women and girls, lives…
I was half way across the world from my family in the Philippines when Typhoon Haiyan wreaked havoc two years ago. As a Filipina citizen it was hard to see the footage; to hear my family talk about the devastation and the people they couldn’t get in touch with. In some ways it was even harder knowing what was going…

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