Listen to RFI News
Expand Player
 
Listen Download Podcast
  • Paris Live PM 1300 - 1400 GMT
    News bulletin 07/15 13h00 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 1300 - 1400 GMT
    News bulletin 07/12 13h00 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 1300 - 1400 GMT
    News bulletin 07/11 13h00 GMT
  • 13h00 - 14h00 GMT
    News bulletin 04/05 13h00 GMT
  • 13h00 - 14h00 GMT
    News bulletin 04/04 13h00 GMT
  • 13h00 - 14h00 GMT
    News bulletin 04/03 13h00 GMT
To take full advantage of multimedia content, you must have the Flash plugin installed in your browser. To connect, you need to enable cookies in your browser settings. For an optimal navigation, the RFI site is compatible with the following browsers: Internet Explorer 8 and above, Firefox 10 and +, Safari 3+, Chrome 17 and + etc.

Humanitarian aid in Kurdistan, part 2

Humanitarian aid in Kurdistan, part 2
 
Khalid with wife and cash in-hand receipt Filip Warwick

Violence in Iraq has meant more than two million people have had to leave their homes. The World Food Programme has been trying to help people in recent months by using a system called ‘cash in hand’. The system is being tried out in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, from where Filip Warwick reports.


Related

  • International report

    Humanitarian aid in Kurdistan, part 1

    Learn more

  • International report

    Humanitarian aid in Kurdistan, part 3

    Learn more

  • Life after death in Sutherland, Texas

    Life after death in Sutherland, Texas

    Part 2 of RFI's special report from the town of Sutherland Springs in the US state of Texas – the site of the deadliest church attack in the history of the state.Our …

  • Life after death

    Life after death

    Over the past year, attackers have targeted places of worship around the world. In California, a synagogue was attacked on Passover. There was also an attack on a synagogue …

  • Deming does migrant detention differently

    Deming does migrant detention differently

    Deming, New Mexico is a small town near the US-Mexican border that finds itself caught in the middle of heated immigration debates.Starting in May, the US Border Patrol …

  • Payment in plastic boosts education, environment

    Payment in plastic boosts education, environment

    Discarded waste items like plastic bottles are an environmental nuisance in slums around Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city. With no proper waste disposal, plastic bottles …

  • Providing shelter and income for Tunisia's plastic waste pickers

    Providing shelter and income for Tunisia's plastic waste pickers

    An association in the Tunisian capital is striving to guarantee income and decent living conditions for plastic waste pickers from an informal area of the city.The initiative …

  • Recreating the sound of Paris's Notre-Dame

    Recreating the sound of Paris's Notre-Dame

    A team of scientists from the Sorbonne University in Paris have created a virtual acoustic simulation of a concert that was held in 2013 in the famed Notre Dame cathedral.This …

  • Two decades of winners and losers in Scotland's parliament

    Two decades of winners and losers in Scotland's parliament

    In 20 years of existence, the Scottish Parliament has done a lot: a major land reform, more rights for the LGBT+ community, free prescriptions, and free university tuition.But …

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  5. next >
  6. last >
Features
 
Sorry but the period of time connection to the operation is exceeded.