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Thu, 14/08/2014 - 09:59
Thousands of displaced Iraqis who have been rescued or have escaped from the Sinjar Mountains are crossing into Syria, travelling by foot without access to food or water. The International Rescue Committee is meeting them en route, distributing to...
Wed, 13/08/2014 - 16:17
The International Rescue Committee is distributing emergency supplies to Iraqis displaced by attacks by Islamic State militants. Get the latest updates and photos from International Rescue Committee aid workers and others responding to and reporting...
Wed, 13/08/2014 - 11:10
The Financial Times has chosen the International Rescue Committee for its 2014-2015 charity seasonal appeal. FT appeals have raised over £14 million for charities over the last eight years, including Action Against Hunger, Camfed, Room to Read...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 16:17
  As an outbreak of the Ebola virus surges through West Africa, the International Rescue Committee remains in Sierra Leone and Liberia to continue its prevention work with local health workers, ministries of health, traditional leaders and...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 14:27
Violence against women in Somalia is reported to be among the highest in the world, yet many survivors and community leaders do not speak about it. One doctor, however, has refused to contribute to the silence. “I can’t say that sexual...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 09:37
by Rachel Unkovic Rachel Unkovic, the International Rescue Committee's grant coordinator in Iraq, writes about the current humanitarian crisis unfolding in the country where approximetly 200,000 Iraqi women, children and men have been displaced...
Mon, 11/08/2014 - 09:55
The International Rescue Committee is providing emergency medical care for up to 4,000 dehydrated Yazidi Iraqi refugees, mostly women and children, who have survived without food or water for up to six days hiding from Islamic State militants in the...
Mon, 11/08/2014 - 09:55
The International Rescue Committee is providing emergency medical care for up to 4,000 dehydrated Yazidi Iraqi refugees, mostly women and children, who have survived without food or water for up to six days hiding from Islamic State militants in the...
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 16:13
As new waves of violence engulf Iraq, the International Rescue Committee is providing emergency medical care for some 4,000 dehydrated Yazidis, mostly women and children, who have survived without food or water for up to six days while hiding from...
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 15:32
A group of eight major humanitarian aid organisations condemns the recent killings and attacks on South Sudanese aid workers in Maban County in the Upper Nile State of South Sudan. They call on all parties to the conflict to immediately stop the...

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