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Join Giles Duley at the Imperial War Museum and at Guardian Live Events as he promotes book to raise funds for UNHCR

Join Giles Duley at the Imperial War Museum and at Guardian Live Events as he promotes book to raise funds for UNHCR

Giles Duley was commissioned by the UNHCR to document the refugee crisis. Over the next seven months, he crossed Europe and the Middle East with the aim of putting a human face to one of the biggest humanitarian crises of our time

Marawi fighting continues amid fears for displaced population

Marawi fighting continues amid fears for displaced population

Lina Kolesnikova reflects on the ongoing situation in the Philippine city of Marawi, where thousands of residents have fled after fighting between the country's armed forces and rebels

Twenty-four storey tower alight in London

Twenty-four storey tower alight in London

Multiple fatalities are reported at the Grenfell Tower high-rise building in Kensington, West London. A major incident has been declared

Technology Pioneers announced by World Economic Forum

Technology Pioneers announced by World Economic Forum

The WEF's Technology Pioneers represent the world’s most innovative start-ups and scale-ups in such fields as artificial intelligence and robotics, virtual and augmented reality, blockchain, cybersecurity, autonomous driving, drones and biosciences

SAR Blog: Lost in the Wilderness? Your mobile phone could save your life

SAR Blog: Lost in the Wilderness? Your mobile phone could save your life

One of the most frustrating things for a wilderness SAR team can be lack of communication with the missing person. What if you could just give them a call on their mobile phone? Martin Boyle investigates

Next issue of CRJ out now!

Next issue of CRJ out now!

Virtual reality, space technology, response to the Italian avalanche, climate change and security, hypercomplex crises, tactical medicine in terrorism, London terrorist attack - these are just a few of the articles in the current edition

The immense potential of 3D printing to change patients' lives and for training physicians

The immense potential of 3D printing to change patients' lives and for training physicians

CRJ's R&D bloggers explore the vast opportunities that 3d printing presents, from 3d printed prostheses, to bone grafts and training tools for surgeons

The twelve key climate risks to international security

The twelve key climate risks to international security

In the wake of extraordinary upheaval in the international effort to address climate change, this report presents a compelling case for why tackling these climate and security ‘epicentres’

Cross-sector summit for development in Myanmar

Cross-sector summit for development in Myanmar

The Third annual Aid & Development Asia Summit will bring collaboration and debate on disaster relief, food security, access to healthcare and use of mobile technologies

Latest update on sanctions placed on Qatar

Latest update on sanctions placed on Qatar

Le Beck International report that Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, and Egypt released a joint statementsanctioning 59 individuals and 12 entities for links to terrorism, all purportedly based in or supported by Qatar

Pollution is 'devastating' China's vital ecosystem, say researchers

Pollution is 'devastating' China's vital ecosystem, say researchers

The startling extent to which man-made pollution is devastating China's vital ecosystem's ability to offset damaging carbon emissions has been revealed

Heat island effect could double climate change costs for world's cities

Heat island effect could double climate change costs for world's cities

Overheated cities face climate change costs at least twice as big as the rest of the world because of the 'urban heat island' effect, new research shows

R&D: A hand-held device that can help treat sepsis quickly

R&D: A hand-held device that can help treat sepsis quickly

Beyond civilian use, patients in underdeveloped nations or in combat areas will benefit considerably from this technology

Special editions - on space and on virtual reality - available for free download

Special editions - on space and on virtual reality - available for free download

CRJ, in association with Serco and Auggmed, has produced two special editions that readers can download at no charge

Atlas of the Human Planet 2017 – how exposed are we to natural hazards?

Atlas of the Human Planet 2017 – how exposed are we to natural hazards?

One out of three people in the world is exposed to earthquakes, a number that almost doubled in the past 40 years. Around one billion people in 155 countries are exposed to floods and 414 million live near one of the 220 most dangerous volcanoes

Vehicle bomb in Kabul

Vehicle bomb in Kabul

A massive truck bomb struck Khabul’s diplomatic area – Wazir Akbar Khan district – on Wednesday, May 31, killing 90 people and injuring some 400.

Deadly blasts in Baghdad

Deadly blasts in Baghdad

A car bomb has killed at least 15 people and injured 30 more as they broke their Ramadan fast at an ice cream parlour. Meanwhile, reports say a second bomb has killed several people on the Al-Shahada Bridge in the Iraqi capital

Manchester Arena bomb attack

Manchester Arena bomb attack

At 20:33 on May 22, 2017, a terrorist detonated an improvised explosive device containing shrapnel in the form of nuts and bolts as crowds made their way out of an Ariana Grande concerte at Europe’s largest indoor arena in Mancheser, UK