Many Venezuelan migrants are choosing to leave Ecuador, which is witnessing one of the region’s worst coronavirus outbreaks.
Out-muscled on the international market for COVID-19 diagnostic tests, some countries are turning to their scientists to develop home-grown solutions.
Vaccinations have been at a standstill for weeks amid coronavirus lockdowns. An uptick in vaccine-preventable diseases is alarming doctors.
India and Bangladesh balance mass evacuations and coronavirus containment as Bay of Bengal cyclone season escalates.
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COVID-19 has reached Bangladesh’s overcrowded refugee camps. Here’s a rundown as the response pivots from preparation to containment.
The government’s secrecy over the COVID-19 response is making defeating the virus all the more difficult, health experts say.
Jordan’s strict lockdown has been particularly hard on the country’s estimated one million refugees. Now it is easing, will life get better?
Up to 560,000 migrants live without papers in Italy, but only those working as labourers or carers will be eligible.
Mass rallies have drawn thousands from across the country. Now, hospital workers say cases of COVID-19 are rising.
Why shouldn’t emergency relief, development projects, and building peace go hand in hand?
For the second year, The New Humanitarian has partnered with the Fragile States Index to consider how state fragility can both cause and exacerbate humanitarian crises, complicate aid response, and hold back longer-term development agendas.
It’s time to shift our thinking away from just filling the gaps left by fragility.
Money and expertise solve most crises. But a pandemic is different.
Attacks on healthcare continue even as the country faces a surging coronavirus pandemic.
As COVID-19 lockdowns make it harder to get by, thousands of desperate Venezuelan migrants are returning home, but some are regretting it.
Clashes have been reported across the country as presidential elections loom.
Lockdown restrictions cast more uncertainty for women trying to access courts for divorces, child custody, and protection from abusive partners.
The Fragile States Index has measured the impact of war, economic collapse, revolutions, and natural disasters. But COVID-19 is truly unprecedented.