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Zakia Yousif

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Refugees from Darfur at the Iridimi camp in Chad, 2004. (Photo: UN multimedia)
Janet Anderson, Zakia Yousif, Tajeldin Adam
29 May 12
Budget constraints and poor security on the ground reduce opportunities to engage with refugees and war victims in Chad.
Displaced people returning home in Darfur under UNHCR's voluntary programme. (Photo: UN Photo/Albert Gonzalez Farran)
Janet Anderson, Tajeldin Adam, Zakia Yousif
22 Mar 12
Despite peace agreement and UN backing, many say it is not yet safe to go home.
Blake Evans-Pritchard, Zakia Yousif, Tajeldin Abdhalla
28 Feb 12
Concerns about unfair targeting of young people from western region.
Displaced people at a camp in Nyala. (Photo: United Nations)
Blake Evans-Pritchard, Zakia Yousif
8 Feb 12
Gruelling, poorly-paid construction work seen as only way of earning an income.
Blake Evans-Pritchard, Zakia Yousif
4 Jan 12
Women use song to incite men into conflict with neighbouring tribes.
Islam – or rather the regime’s interpretation of it – is likely to figure large in any new constitution.
Katy Glassborow, Assadig Mustafa Zakaria Musa, Zakia Yousif
8 Jul 11
As Khartoum prepares for future without South Sudan, women’s groups say its recent human rights record doesn’t bode well for new era.