Fri, 30/10/2015 - 10:11
"Imagine: You’re at home after a long day of work when the coast guard knocks on your door and asks, 'Can you take in all of these soaking wet, terrified people for the night?' Imagine, on top of your more than full-time job,...
Wed, 28/10/2015 - 12:23
More than half a million people have fled to Greece this year from Syria and other countries in chaos. For most, it is a first stop on a journey through Europe, where they hope to build a new life far from war.  The International Rescue...
Wed, 28/10/2015 - 09:43
International Rescue Committee aid workers in Afghanistan and Pakistan are responding after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake on Monday killed more than 300 people and damaged or destroyed thousands of homes along the mountainous...
Tue, 27/10/2015 - 10:06
When we met Fadi Katamesh, he was sitting on a white plastic chair, admiring his freshly plotted plants neatly arranged outside his cottage home on the Greek island of Lesbos. As the 33-year-old Syrian refugee from Damascus began to tell...
Tue, 27/10/2015 - 09:58
International Rescue Committee aid workers in Afghanistan and Pakistan are prepared to respond after a massive earthquake centered near Afghanistan's northeastern border rocked the region today.  At least 215 people have been reported...
Mon, 26/10/2015 - 09:32
More than half a million people fleeing Syria and other countries in crisis have made the risky crossing from Turkey to Greece this year. Daily arrivals continue to be in the thousands, and at this rate, October will see one of...
Fri, 23/10/2015 - 10:51
As winter approaches, choppy seas, dropping temperatures and the threat of hypothermia are putting the lives of refugees arriving in Europe at higher risk than ever before In addition to providing the critical emergency supplies ...
Thu, 22/10/2015 - 15:28
An array of London’s biggest stars from film, theatre, music and television are coming together for ‘A Song for Syria’, a one off performance on Sunday 25th of October at St. Paul’s Covent Garden to raise money for Syrian...
Thu, 22/10/2015 - 15:13
22 Oct 2015 -  As winter approaches, choppy seas, dropping temperatures and the threat of hypothermia are putting the lives of refugees arriving in Europe at higher risk than ever before. In addition to providing the critical...
Wed, 21/10/2015 - 17:58
Despite bitter cold and choppy seas, refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and other conflict-ridden countries continue to risk the perilous six-mile boat journey from Turkey to Greece—a devastating testament to their...

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