Wed, 21/05/2014 - 18:14
The IRC-UK and Gender Action for Peace and Security are holding a roundtable and photo exhibition on violence against women and girls in emergencies, focusing on the Central African Republic (CAR).    The roundtable event will highlight...
Fri, 28/03/2014 - 09:20
Every 60 seconds a woman dies in childbirth - often from preventable causes. That's why the International Rescue Committee works tirelessly to train midwifes in life-saving maternal health care to help pregnant women. Women like Arek from...
Fri, 07/03/2014 - 12:56
"If I stand tall it is because I stand on the shoulders of giants. Irish women before me pushed to keep their jobs after getting married, they fought for equal pay for equal work and for many other rights. However, many woman remain...
Fri, 13/09/2013 - 11:21
During the summer of 2013, IRC-UK's campaign On Solid Ground was exhibited in the courtyard of St Martin in the Fields, London. We took a camera to the exhibition to record the British public's reactions to the exhibition and to hear their...
Thu, 01/08/2013 - 17:31
More than two years after the United Nations declared an official famine in Somalia, over one million people are still without adequate food, water, medical care and other essentials. Drought in 2011 In 2011, a drought led to widespread famine...
Thu, 20/06/2013 - 10:00
Humanitarian crises leave millions around the world deprived of the base we all need to feel protected and comfortable, to be ourselves – home. Funded by the European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection...
Wed, 19/06/2013 - 12:37
Dominique Tuohy, IRC-UK's Communications & Website Manager, talks about completing the Great North Swim and what inspired her to take up the challenge. Make a donation to show your support today
Mon, 10/06/2013 - 10:46
Dominique Tuohy, IRC-UK's Communications & Website Manager, talks about what inspired her to take part in the up-and-coming Great North Swim challenge. Is this your first long distance swim? This is my first long distance swim in open...
Fri, 26/04/2013 - 12:39
On Friday 17 May 2013, talented young Syrian pianist Riyad Nicolas will be in concert with the London Chamber Orchestra at Cadogan Hall, performing Beethoven’s Egmont Overture, Piano Concerto Number Five and Symphony Number Three. The concert...
Wed, 24/04/2013 - 18:58
Sarah Zad, a 21 year old London-based singer songwriter, has launched a music project called Sing for Syria to raise awareness of the situation faced by Syrian refugees. We spoke to Sarah recently to find out more about the project. So Sarah,...

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