Author: Emily Troutman

Cholera in Haiti: UN Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

Cholera in Haiti: UN Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

Note from Aid.Works: The text of the “Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights” written by Philip…

How Turkey Coup Attempt Will Impact Aid Groups and Syrian Refugees

How Turkey Coup Attempt Will Impact Aid Groups and Syrian Refugees

Since the failed coup attempt on July 15, the government of Turkey has fired or detained thousands of people. Some…

The Agony of Watching a Coup Live Online

The Agony of Watching a Coup Live Online

It was like being inside a haunted house. Every time I clicked on a video feed, I was opening another…

Video: Understanding the Syrian Refugee Crisis and the EU Turkey Deal

Video: Understanding the Syrian Refugee Crisis and the EU Turkey Deal

Why is the EU giving Turkey $6.7 billion for refugees? Why are thousands of refugees “stuck” in Greece? Why are…

One Year After the Nepal Quake and Zero Houses Rebuilt: Why I’m Not Surprised

One Year After the Nepal Quake and Zero Houses Rebuilt: Why I’m Not Surprised

1. Some international aid organizations are misleading donors to make it seem like they build houses. They don’t. We saw it…