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Lucy Hovil
Senior research Associate, International Refugee Rights Initiative; Managing Editor, International Journal of Transitional Justice. All views my own.
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Lucy Hovil Dec 8
Shame on us all for our collective failure to protect refugees: "UNHCR’s record budget for 2017 is still substantially lower than the amount US consumers spend each year on Halloween decorations, costumes and candy." | openDemocracy
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Loren B Landau Dec 5
New book out on migrant integration in Africa. Almost a first of its kind. Excellent holiday gift. Buy & read and make me happy. Thanks to all who made this happen:
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Lucy Hovil Dec 5
A speech by Ghana’s president calling for Africa to end its dependency on the West is a viral hit via
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Jeff Crisp Dec 5
Breaking: "The UN "cannot rule out that elements of genocide may be present" in Burma's treatment of Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state, human rights chief Zeid bin Ra'ad has said.
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Pamela DeLargy Dec 1
So sad to see so much good work go awry
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Lucy Hovil Nov 28
Why do you want people to drown at sea? | First Dog on the Moon
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Bill Frelick Nov 27
Burma: Provide justice & accountability 4 the victims, end the suffering & Rohingya statelessness, establish security among all communities in Rakhine state & ensure the Rohingya’s eventual repatriation in a way that fully respects their rights & dignity.
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Lucy Hovil Nov 24
Behrouz Boochani exposed Australia's evil on Manus. The shame will outlive us all | Richard Flanagan
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James Hathaway Nov 23
This is appalling. There is no possibility whatever that legitimate cessation grounds are met for Myanmar Rohingya . must say so loudly and clearly.
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Lucy Hovil Nov 21
Did we panic? No, this was a very Zimbabwean coup | Blessing Musariri
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Tuesday Reitano Nov 9
Outstanding new report by and Lutz Oette My compliments! “Tackling the root causes of and from :
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Lucy Hovil Nov 10
How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first world war
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Lucy Hovil Nov 9
Penny Mordaunt replaces Priti Patel as international development secretary
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IRRI Nov 8
Efforts to stem in Horn of Africa are putting migrants at greater risk. New report explains why.
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Nicholas Maple Nov 9
Interesting read on direct cash grants to refugees in Turkey:
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APPG Sudans Nov 8
Looking forward to discussion w. & others. Crucial initiatives are transparent & actors accountable.
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BBC Africa Nov 6
Welcome to the Tanzanian cafe where all the staff are deaf and there's a chalkboard to help teach customers sign language.
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digitaldjeli Nov 7
Why Congo remains dirt poor despite its abundant riches. More from
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Jeff Crisp Nov 6
New Zealand refugee offer seems to be influencing public opinion in Australia:
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Moulid Hujale Nov 3
Somali Youth Launch Movement To Reclaim Country From Terror Attacks
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