IRIN World News

COVID-19 and BLM: A new era for aid?

Welcome to the first episode of Rethinking Humanitarianism, a joint 10-part series with The New Humanitarian and the Center for Global Development.

Drought Diaries: The COVID-19 edition

We followed six families for six months to see how they coped with drought. Now, we’re returning to see how they’re surviving COVID-19.

The debt crisis looming for poor countries

The World Bank and the IMF are warning of an “inequality pandemic” and a “debt quagmire” for low-income nations if lending isn’t overhauled.