In a refugee camp in Ethiopia, women struggle with limited choices and a life in limbo.
Britain can shut its borders, but it can't alone stop climate change.
Let’s not throw out the baby with the bath water – UK aid is changing lives and helping build a better, safer world for us all.
EU plans to try and stop the flow of refugees from Eritrea are causing officials to downplay a UN report into potential crimes against humanity by the regime.
Two sunken cities have been found at the mouth of the river Nile.
The plan, which involved co-operation with some of the continent’s most notorious regimes, was aimed at stopping refugees from Africa reaching Europe.
In tackling tax havens, we must not inadvertently harm hawalas.
With more support and funding, the resilient people of Somaliland can not only stave off famine but also invest in what is needed in the longer term.
South Africa’s president is now facing calls to resign even from within his own party.
In 2015 the government's Gateway programme offered 750 refugees the chance to resettle in the UK. Our writer followed one family for six months as they made the journey to England. This article won the feature writing prize at the Amnesty Media Awards in November 2016.
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