Tag Archive: Ebola
Press Review 48: 24- 30 November 2014
Tough conditions for CAR displaced at airport camp. Abandoned in the borderlands. Sudan: Darfur Displaced Worry About Exit UNAMID, Demand Replacement. About 100 people slaughtered in a week in DRC. Kenya bus attack: Mandera residents flee to army base. Mozambique: Dhlakama Threatens to Set Up His Own Government. Bangladesh proposes interning, repatriating up to 270K Rohingya to Myanmar. Nigeria explosion 'kills dozens' in Adamawa state. Despite Aid Push, Ebola Is Raging in Sierra Leone. War refugees caught in a no man's land. Four dead in Egypt anti-government protest. South Africa: Refugee Dies After SA Hospital Denies Treatment, Citing Health Act. Asylum seekers run riot in Cape.
Press Review 46: 10-14 November 2014
African nations seeks ways to stop flow of refugees to South Africa. The case for including migration in the post-2015 agenda. Turkey's 'other' refugees languish in limbo. Syria war refugees' key role in telling the story. Analysis: Refugee or IDP - does it really matter? Students killed in Nigeria bomb attack. Zimbabwean officials deny vice-president's resignation. Nigerian president to run for second term. Syrian rebels reject UN's Aleppo truce plan. Ebola death toll up 200 since Friday, WHO figures show. Mali quarantines clinic after second Ebola death. Tunisia prepares for Libya influx despite hardened attitudes. Angola 'killing, torturing opponents'. Burkina roadmap agreed 'but needs top brass OK'. Rome evacuates children from immigrant center as violence mounts. Obama Plan May Allow Millions of Immigrants to Stay and Work in U.S.
Press Review 40: 29 September – 5 October 2014
Nauru asylum seekers sew lips shut in protest over Cambodia transfer. Basic needs unmet for UK asylum-seekers. Somalia battles al-Shabab for Galgala mountains. DRC ex-militiamen, relatives starve to death. Rebels in Democratic Republic of Congo slow to disarm. Libya aid push constrained by insecurity. Boko Haram video shows Abubakar Shekau alive. Analysis: South Sudan at a crossroads. Ebola outbreak: 'Five infected every hour' in Sierra Leone. Now hunger threat shadows Ebola in West Africa. Somali troops 'capture key port town' from al-Shabab. Court defends rights of foreigners. Prepared for permits says SA.
Press review 38: 15-21 September 2014
Briefing: Myanmar’s “Rohingya” - what’s in a name? Mapping Mediterranean migration UN global stateless forum calls for rights for 10 million ‘invisible people’. Has the great climate change migration already begun? Natural disasters displaced more people than war in 2013, study finds. Is the EU doing enough to prevent migrant deaths at sea? Malta boat sinking 'leaves 500 dead' - IOM. Bill Shorten says Australia should consider increasing refugee intake. What is it like to be a doctor in immigration detention centres? South Sudan backtracks on foreign worker policy. Cameroon border towns no safe haven for Nigerian refugees. Nigeria's police, army 'have institutionalised torture'. Ebola spirals out of control in West Africa. Hundreds of Syrian Kurds Fleeing Islamic State Gather on Turkish Border. Taming the beast. Killings spark fear in Somali community. South African move on child trafficking.
Press review 31| 28 July to 03 August 2014
Asylum seekers: Australia asks India to interview Tamils held in WA Congo-Brazzaville: Congo Brazzaville Deports 140,000 DRC Citizens Africa: WFP Chief Warns of Africa Food Shortages Uganda court annuls anti-homosexuality law Ebola outbreak: US experts to head to West Africa Somali MP shot dead outside mosque by al-Shabab South Africa: 'Homophobic Police Attack' to Be Investigated South Africa pledges to mitigate possible consequences of new immigration regulations