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International Rescue Committee UK is the European headquarters of the IRC global network. We support people uprooted by conflict or natural disaster to rebuild their lives quickly, safely and with dignity.


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Latest News

  • The IRC reacts to President Obama’s Refugee Summit

    New York, NY, September 21, 2016 — IRC applauds President Obama for hosting world leaders for a first of its kind Summit on Refugees. The Summit comes at a time of historic displacement when responsibility sharing for refugees among the international community is uneven and more critical than ever. The three pillars of... Read more

  • Joint statement: History will judge leaders for response to UN convoy attack in Syria

    London, 21 September 2016 - The IRC signed on to a statement with over 100 organisations calling on the Security Council and world leaders at UNGA to take bold action to respond to Monday’s attack on an aid convoy in Syria: Monday’s direct attack on a humanitarian convoy delivering life-saving aid... Read more

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