#Conflict Zones

  • Article: Genius Inflatable Operating Theatre Fits in a Backpack So Surgery Can Be Performed Anywhere
    Health

    Genius Inflatable Operating Theatre Fits in a Backpack So Surgery Can Be Performed Anywhere

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2019

    The "state-of-the-art operating room" could be a huge help to surgeons in conflict zones. Read more

  • Article: This Girl Was Recruited Aged 10 by an Armed Group in South Sudan
    Girls & Women

    This Girl Was Recruited Aged 10 by an Armed Group in South Sudan

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 22, 2018

    Grace* was abducted by opposition forces, along with her mother and younger sister. Read more

  • Article: Starvation Is Being Used as a 'Weapon of War' — and Over 500,000 More Children Could Die
    Food & Hunger

    Starvation Is Being Used as a 'Weapon of War' — and Over 500,000 More Children Could Die

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Carmen Singer|Sept. 11, 2018

    “Hunger is not inevitable," says Save the Children. Read more

  • Article: British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason
    Education

    British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    One in six children in the world are learning in conflict zones. Read more

  • Feature: This Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Spent 10 Years Documenting Refugees
    FeatureCitizenship

    This Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Spent 10 Years Documenting Refugees

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2018

    They have names and dreams and hopes," Muhammed Muheisen tells Global Citizen. Read more

  • Article: Syrian Refugee Women Are Being Forced to Trade Sex for Aid: Report
    Girls & Women

    Syrian Refugee Women Are Being Forced to Trade Sex for Aid: Report

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 28, 2018

    The UN has a zero tolerance policy for gender-based violence. Read more

  • Article: 8 Countries Are Now Battling 'Crisis Level' Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    8 Countries Are Now Battling 'Crisis Level' Hunger

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 31, 2018

    Conflict is a “key reason” for world hunger being back on the rise. Read more

  • Article: Why Children Are the Hardest Hit in Conflicts
    Health

    Why Children Are the Hardest Hit in Conflicts

    By Harmony Guo|Dec. 23, 2016

    Children have always been the biggest victims of war. Read more