This paper by Rohini Haar and Lenonard Rubenstein looks at the hundreds of thousands of people that have been killed during the Syrian civil war and millions more displaced along with destroyed civilian infrastructure.
Paper written by RIAH consortium members Karl Blanchet and Bertrand Taithe is published in The New Humanitarian, 13th September 2021
A summary of presentations, roundtables and questions and answers taken from the June 4th Rethinking History of Violence, Health and Care in Wartime workshop
The Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition (SHCC) released its annual report in May 2021 identifying reported incidents of violence against or obstruction of health care in 2020
On 27 April 2021 RIAH and Chatham House co-hosted a roundtable: "Attacks on health and protection of civilians in armed conflict: Five years on from UN Security Council Resolution 2286"
Registration is open for the Rethinking the History of Violence, Health & Care in Wartime event taking place 4 June. Click to see the programme and link to register.
Consortium members from Insecurity Insight and UC Berkeley Human Rights Center have created a story atlas to record incidents of attacks on healthcare in 2020 and illustrate particular cases.
Our Researcher Audrey Mahieu discusses the need to bring evidence on the longer-term and wider impact of attacks on healthcare, and her own experience in Central African Republic.
Attend Insecurity Insight's Webinar on March 2nd, discussing the reported violence and threats against health care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are pleased to invite submissions for an online conference exploring the history of violence against health and care, broadly conceived, in wartime.
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