Aamirah Patel

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Tackling cholera after the devastation of Cyclone Idai

Climate change could help cholera make a comeback unless a concerted effort is made to spread awareness.Cholera is often regarded as the ‘disease of...

VOP-ED: Venezuela’s Migration Crisis and the Politicisation of Aid

Venezuela has seen steady migration out of the country over the past eight years. Since 2010, approximately three million Venezuelans have fled the country.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0x2NmWW7g3Q

Women rise beyond the constraints of war

Four activists, hailing from different parts of the world and diverse backgrounds, have one thing in common – their experiences as women of war.Enduring...

Seeking Refuge: Venezuela’s Migration Crisis and the Politicisation of Aid

Venezuela has seen steady migration out of the country over the past eight years. This paper seeks to explore this exodus from Venezuela.Venezuela has...

Individual action won’t stop climate change

Behavioural change is essential to mitigate the effects of climate change, but sustainable change will only come when governments and corporations change their behaviour.In...

Women of War

This report examines gender-based violence against women in war and focuses on some of the discussions concerning the wider role women have played in...

Resisters and community builders: the strength of women of war

Women are often portrayed simply as victims of war playing a passive role in the conflict. The truth is that they have a far...

The US is following the path of the EU with its disregard for children

The most powerful countries are increasingly closing their borders to migrant and refugee children with disastrous consequences.Over the past week, the US administration hit...

Redefining the Global Agenda: Old Guard versus New Players

This session discussed issues surrounding the established current world order and explored the players in the international arena that have the potential to change...

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