Press Releases

TRACE Awards Two Africa Teams 2019 Prize For Investigative Reporting: Stories Uncover Wartime Corruption and Bribery In Oil Sales

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization established by TRACE to support projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, last night announced the winners of the 2019 TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting at an award ceremony in Vancouver. The annual award recognizes journalism that uncovers business bribery or related financial […]

Press Releases

TRACE Awards Two Africa Teams 2019 Prize For Investigative Reporting: Stories Uncover Wartime Corruption and Bribery In Oil Sales

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization established by TRACE to support projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, last night announced the winners of the 2019 TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting at an award ceremony in Vancouver. The annual award recognizes journalism that uncovers business bribery or related financial […]

General

Humanitarian emergency at unprecedented level in Sahel

UN aid agencies and NGOs warned today that surging armed violence in the Sahel has propelled forced displacement and humanitarian emergency to unprecedented levels. They called for stepped-up support and greater efforts to address the causes of the reg…

Human Rights

Hope for Kenya’s Forgotten Victims

Agnes OdhiamboSenior Researcher, Women#39;s Rights Division This weekend, I received the sad news that Chepkorir had died. Chepkorir, whose name I have changed to protect her privacy, was raped in December 2007. The men who raped her beat her badly an…

Medical/Health Care

Midyear update: Infectious diseases

Infectious diseases are adding to humanitarian operations already under strain. An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has crept across the border to Uganda. Pakistan is seeing a spike in HIV cases amongst children. And measles has risen…