‘We need global action on climate change’: Flooding & Covid-19 in Gambella, Ethiopia

In this edition of Frontline TGP’s Deputy Director Bennett Collins is in conversation with Nyikaw Ochalla, Executive Director of the Anywaa Survival Organisation (ASO), an organisation focused upon empowering Indigenous rural communities in southwestern Ethiopia. For many years Nyikaw and ASO have been advocating specifically for the rights of the Anywaa, a Nilotic,  people who […]

Between A Rock And A Hard Place: Saharawis’ Life In A Refugee Camp Under Lockdown

Annabelle: If you had one message for the international community, what would it be? Sidahmed: I hope that, after they experienced the taste of the blockade and the lack of freedom and movement, people become more understanding of us in Western Sahara, either in the occupied territory or the refugee camps, because for many years […]

Scottish Gypsy Travellers’ Life Under Lockdown

As an international think tank based in Scotland it is fitting that we begin this blog series with a post about a community right here at home; a community whose voice and struggles have been routinely silenced at every opportunity for the past 500 years. The Scottish Gypsy Travellers have been denied ‘identity, visibility and […]