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Fri, 28/08/2015 - 15:54
Monsoon rains in Pakistan have left more than one million people in need of food, clean water and shelter. Floods forming in the torrential downpours have killed at least 170 people since late July. Thousands of homes and farms along the...
Fri, 28/08/2015 - 10:45
In recent months, nearly half a million people have attempted the dangerous journey to Europe to escape from brutal wars and sectarian conflicts in places like Syria, Afghanistan and regions in Africa.  But there’s been confusion and...
Thu, 27/08/2015 - 13:19
“This peace deal is a first step to restoring safety, dignity, and hope to civilians in South Sudan who have experienced horrific violence for nearly two years. But the value of the peace deal will only been seen on how it is implemented on...
Thu, 27/08/2015 - 13:07
26 Aug 2015 - Juba – The signing of the peace agreement by President Salva Kiir Mayardit is a positive step toward ending the brutal 20 month civil war but aid agencies CARE, IRC, Oxfam, and World Vision say it is only the...
Wed, 26/08/2015 - 11:48
In this picture, Zakia*, a Syrian refugee, casts her ballot on Aug. 21 in the most recent round of elections in the Arbat refugee camp in northern Iraq organised by the International Rescue Committee. Every six months, residents in the...
Fri, 21/08/2015 - 17:30
In interviews filmed by the International Rescue Committee's emergency response team in Greece, three Syrian refugees who made their way to the Greek island of Lesbos describe their harrowing experiences in Syria and why they had to...
Fri, 21/08/2015 - 15:22
Mobile medical teams with the International Rescue Committee reach out to the most vulnerable Syrians in and around Mafraq and Irbird, northern cities in Jordan where the largest number of refugees live. Meet a team of IRC doctors, midwives...
Fri, 21/08/2015 - 14:35
On an early spring morning in northern Jordan, as the sun rises above the city of Irbid, Afaf Ahmadi and Mohammed Al Zoubani make their way to a small house perched high on a leafy hilltop. Small children bound down the home’s...
Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:27
Juba 18 Aug 2015 - Delaying peace may have serious consequences for South Sudanese civilians who are enduring their 20th month of a brutal civil war, the International Rescue Committee (IRC), Oxfam, and CARE warned today. The...
Thu, 20/08/2015 - 15:05
The latest delay facing peace talks in South Sudan may have serious consequences for civilians who are enduring their 20th month of a brutal civil war, the International Rescue Committee, Oxfam, and CARE warned in a statement. The...

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