Jul 5th, 2012
Deepa Panchang “Where you stand,” goes an old Haitian proverb, “depends on where you sit.” This article, the second in a series, will examine aid workers’ stereotypes and prejudices about residents of displacement camps in post-earthquake Haiti, stemming from acute disconnect between NGOs and the peo...
In East Africa
Sep 9th, 2011
Mogadishu – A Somali soldier killed five people and wounded three others in the famine-struck Somali capital on Thursday as starving women and children gathered for food aid handouts, witnesses said. “The soldier was arrested by the Somali police forces after the shooting,” said wit...
Dec 16th, 2010
Bosaso — One day after the semi-autonomous region of Somalia’s Puntland apprehended more than one hundred people in a bid to prevent the repeated insecurity in those regions, officials from Puntland security forces on Wednesday proclaimed they had arrested a number of Al shabaab linked suspects...