Tag: United Nations

The Syrian Refugee Crisis: We’ve Ignored it for Long Enough

  By Henry Gilliver   The process of writing a blog post about the Syrian refugee crisis is an oddly liberating experience. The bind of objectivity associated with the academic rigour of an essay, or the diplomatic constraints of compiling an official report; such impediments do not restrain the author of an opinion piece. It is, however, often hard to… Read more →

Universal Healthcare- There’s an App for That!

  By Maria-Alexandra Radu:   If you woke up this morning with more health than illness you are luckier than the million people that will not survive this week. One billion people will never see a health professional in their lives. But 95% of the world’s population now has access to a mobile signal . These are two equally astonishing facts,… Read more →