Muddy ditches near Calais serve as home to refugees from Darfur and Syria. Nick Harvey reports.
Articles by Nick Harvey
Profit-focused drug companies are failing the ill, says Nick Harvey.
- April 14, 2014
After the highly anticipated arrival of the heir to the throne, new parent Nick Harvey highlights the dangers of pregnancy and childbirth in Africa.
- July 23, 2013
The latest legal decision against the Chagossians, kicked off their homeland to make way for a US base, continues a regretful history, says Nick Harvey.
- June 12, 2013
While he celebrates India’s Supreme Court ruling on a cancer drug patent, Nick Harvey warns the war for affordable medicines is not over.
- April 2, 2013
Nick Harvey tried to debunk myths on migrants and the NHS on a London radio station, but was shouted down and left wondering why.
- March 5, 2013
Nick Harvey from Doctors of the World writes of the daily fear and violence faced by people caught up in the conflict.
- February 1, 2013
Legal outcomes could ‘open the floodgates’ for companies to challenge generic drug production, keeping prices high, explains Nick Harvey.
- October 17, 2012
Nick Harvey considers the role – and the agenda – of the global media in making the news.
- September 1, 2012
A former Israeli military programmer, fed up with Israel’s human rights violations in Palestine, is trying to renounce his Israeli nationality, reports Nick Harvey.
- June 13, 2012
The UN Earth summit will take place June 20-22. Here’s introducing some of the worst environmental truth spinners trying to hijack the agenda.
- June 5, 2012
Nick Harvey reports on a campaign to expose sportswear firms who exploit women workers while boasting Olympic values.
- June 1, 2012
Is a Western approach the best way to engage with the mental health issues of other cultures? Nick Harvey visits Burmese refugees in Thailand to find out.
- May 1, 2012
Environmental activists are furious as a report published this week gives the green light for energy companies to drill for gas across the UK.
- April 17, 2012
Nick Harvey and Julien Tremblin look at the plight of Tuareg refugees caught in the crossfire of a conflict that’s as devastating as it is complex.
- March 30, 2012
Uproar as 21-year-old student, who suffered severe head injuries at the 2010 anti-fees protests, is hauled into court on violent conduct charges.
- March 26, 2012
On the International Day Against Police Brutality, Nick Harvey looks back on a busy year for out-of-control officers.
- March 1, 2012
Barclays gets the recognition it deserves for making millions from speculating on food prices.
- January 30, 2012
More than $10 billion was raised worldwide for Haiti after the earthquake. But, two years on, what have NGOs done with the cash? Nick Harvey investigates.
- January 1, 2012
It’s 50 years since West Papua first won independence, only for Indonesia to cruelly snatch it away. Nick Harvey reports on the tensions in the region.
- December 1, 2011
On World AIDS Day, a stark reminder of how Big Pharma drug patents deny HIV treatment to the developing world.
- December 1, 2011
Independence leader Benny Wenda has been named on an Interpol wanted list in a move viewed by many as politically motivated.
- November 25, 2011
The UN estimates there will be seven billion of us on this planet by the end of October. But talk of a ‘population explosion’ is alarmist, says Nick Harvey
- October 31, 2011
A migrant is up to five times more likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia in the UK than a white British person. On World Mental Health Day, Nick Harvey argues that racial discrimination is to blame.
- October 10, 2011
Nick Harvey reports on the movement against the destructive hydraulic fracturing or ‘fracking’ sites springing up across the UK.
- September 19, 2011
Fed up with near-zero democracy and rampant corruption, thousands have taken to the streets of Swaziland this week to call for change, reports Nick Harvey.
- September 7, 2011
Tuesday 2 August marked the 48th anniversary of the West Papuan struggle for independence from Indonesia. Now is the time for their voices to be heard, says Nick Harvey.
- August 4, 2011
Nick Harvey reports on the position of the Hmong – both inside Laos and the bleak refugee camps of Thailand.
- September 1, 2009
It is half a century since the Dalai Lama and thousands of other Tibetans were forced into exile by the Chinese occupation. Nick Harvey talks to exiles young and old about their hopes for their country.
- March 1, 2009
Women who love women still leads to suicide pacts in India, often burning themselves to death. But in the wake of a groundbreaking film, lesbians are asserting themselves more – and seeing some encouraging signs of change, as Nick Harvey reports.
- October 1, 2008