Four countries in the world – Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen – are undergoing devastating famines, mostly caused by conflict rather than natural disasters. Still, there are wider economic forces at play that will make these famines especially difficult to deal with in both the short and long term
Being gay in any part of Russia has never been easy and has been getting more difficult over the last few years. But suddenly in the last few weeks it has become deadly for gay men in Chechnya. Multiple reports of imprisonment and torture at the hands of government actors have emerged, targeted towards specifically gay men.
South Sudan, the world’s youngest country, has been in a state of incredibly violent civil war for years now. It is one of four countries in the midst of a deadly and desperate famine that is entirely due to the state of conflict, rather than natural phenomena. It shows no signs of slowing down, and … More Solution for South Sudan