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Syrian strikes, Sri Lankan backlash, and silencing journalists: The Cheat Sheet

Syrian strikes, Sri Lankan backlash, and silencing journalists: The Cheat Sheet

Our editors’ weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

 

On our radar

 

No, the Syrian war is not over

 

While a Russia-Turkey deal to hold off a Syrian government offensive

East Africa’s high maternal death rate

East Africa’s high maternal death rate

Judith Awino died on her 25th birthday as she gave birth, on a dusty roadside, to her second child.

She had endured a long and difficult labour but was unable to get admitted to hospital …

East Africa’s high maternal death rate

East Africa’s high maternal death rate

Judith Awino died on her 25th birthday as she gave birth, on a dusty roadside, to her second child.

She had endured a long and difficult labour but was unable to get admitted to hospital …

President Awards 21 Police Officers With Medals

President Awards 21 Police Officers With Medals

21 Police Officers were on 1st.May.2019 awarded with Medals by H.E the President during the International Labour Day Celebrations at Patongo Akwee primary school Agago District.

Among the officers awarded include AIGP Isabirye Haruna the …

Friday’s Daily Brief: hunger in North Korea, human rights in Iran, updates on DR Congo and Benin

Friday’s Daily Brief: hunger in North Korea, human rights in Iran, updates on DR Congo and Benin

This Friday, we cover: a worrying food crisis in the Democratic Republic of North Korea; attacks against civilians in DR Congo; outrage after the execution of child offenders in Iran; concerns over a super cereal …

Mak’s Strong Room that archives Uganda’s Newspapers

Mak’s Strong Room that archives Uganda’s Newspapers

In commemoration of the World Press Freedom Day, on 3rd May 2019, the Vice Chancellor of Makerere University Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe made a surprise visit to the Strong Room of Makerere University Main Library that …

Driving school owners urged on road safety

Driving school owners urged on road safety

The Inspectorate of Vehicles has appealed to owners and managers of driving schools to be cautious while training drivers.

This, according to the Acting Commissioner, Inspectorate of Vehicles, ACP Hajj Kirungi Suleiman is in a …

Driving school owners urged on road safety

Driving school owners urged on road safety

The Inspectorate of Vehicles has appealed to owners and managers of driving schools to be cautious while training drivers.

This, according to the Acting Commissioner, Inspectorate of Vehicles, ACP Hajj Kirungi Suleiman is in a …

Mak Holds Annual Suppliers’ Forum: Envisions Improved Service Delivery

Mak Holds Annual Suppliers’ Forum: Envisions Improved Service Delivery

On Thursday 2nd May 2019, Makerere University held the Suppliers' Forum aimed at fostering strong relationships with suppliers, improving procurement processes and service delivery.

Officially opening the Makerere University Suppliers' Forum, the Vice Chancellor Prof. …

Kasese leaders trained on using One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns

Kasese leaders trained on using One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns

Over 20 Local Government Administrators in Kasese District together with Wildlife Personnel from Queen Elizabeth National Park have been trained on how to use the One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns. This …

Kasese leaders trained on using One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns

Kasese leaders trained on using One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns

Over 20 Local Government Administrators in Kasese District together with Wildlife Personnel from Queen Elizabeth National Park have been trained on how to use the One Health Approach to respond to community health concerns. This …

Syrian strikes, Sri Lankan backlash, and silencing journalists: The Cheat Sheet

Syrian strikes, Sri Lankan backlash, and silencing journalists: The Cheat Sheet

Our editors' weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

On our radar

No, the Syrian war is not over

While a Russia-Turkey deal to hold off a Syrian government offensive …