After Deadly Attack, IRC Halts Uganda Program

    The Internal Rescue Committee has suspended all work in the northeast Karamoja region in Uganda following a Feb. 12 attack on its operations, which left three dead and one in critical condition. IRC also advised its staff to use public transportation instead of official vehicles while security concerns related to the incident are dealt with, the Monitor reports.

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      Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.