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January 2018

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Somaliland decides - in pictures

Captured by documentary photographer Kate Stanworth, this photostory brings to life Somaliland's 2017 presidential elections, exploring the role of civil society in preparing, observing and monitoring the process.

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Yemen can't wait

Saferworld joins the call alongside other organisations, academics and artists for global leaders to act as Yemen's humanitarian crisis worsens.


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Embracing SDG16+ in Somaliland

Following a peaceful presidential election in November 2017, there is optimism for the future of Somaliland. In this blog we look at the role of the Sustainable Development Goals in uniting civil society.


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Precarious prospects: oil in northern Kenya - in pictures

Precarious prospects tells the story of changing lives in Lokichar, a small town in Turkana County, at the centre of northern Kenya’s oil frontier.


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We need to talk about Egypt

This in-depth article looks at Egypt's increasingly hostile counter-terror tactics and why a different response is needed nationally and internationally to end the bitter cycle of bloodshed.



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