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ODI on Ukraine
National governments' responses to Ukrainian refugees are out-of-step with the general public's attitudes towards migration, but cities are leading the way.
With media attention and humanitarian agencies focused on Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the famine in the Horn of Africa is being overlooked. Resources must be redirected to where they are more urgently needed.
Urgent messaging on the food security crisis in the Horn of Africa and the actions needed immediately to respond to this.
This webinar explores the role of international humanitarian aid in supporting Ukrainian refugees, in a context where some European countries hosting them are providing generous and comprehensive assistance.
Despite significant obstacles, journalists are exploring new ways to reach Russian audiences, innovating in their methods and messaging.
In 2021 there were more than 25 million refugees globally, with Syrians accounting for around a quarter and more than half under the age of 18.
Abortion access and Colombia's legacy of civil war: between reproductive violence and reproductive governance
In 2022, Colombia decriminalised abortion, making it ostensibly a site of progressive abortion politics.
Inclusion and exclusion in displacement and peacebuilding responses in Mindanao, Philippines: falling through the cracks
The Philippines is among the countries most heavily affected by internal displacement.
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