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Tue, 06/10/2015 - 09:06
David Miliband, president and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, statement on the attack on a Doctors Without Borders (internationally known as Médecins Sans Frontières) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan:  "The...
Mon, 05/10/2015 - 15:38
Update 2nd October: George and his nonprofit organisation Agkalia, an International Rescue Committee partner, are featured on Humans of New York, which is currently sharing stories from refugees who are making their way across...
Mon, 05/10/2015 - 10:18
En Français ci-dessous 05 Oct 2015 - The below statement is signed by the following 19 organizations:  International Rescue Committee (IRC), DRC, NRC, Alima, ACF, ACTED, ASF, COOPI, FIN CHURCH AID, INTERSOS, SOLIDARITE,...
Thu, 01/10/2015 - 09:49
On April 25 Srijana Dhital was spending a Saturday morning at home with her family when the walls started shaking violently around them. They ran out of the house just before it collapsed, relieved to have escaped injury. But their home in the...
Wed, 30/09/2015 - 09:30
When violent clashes broke out in Mali in 2012, thousands of people were forced to flee their homes. Up to 50,000 sought refuge in Niger, often with little more than the clothes on their backs. Further violence in north-eastern Nigeria over the...
Tue, 29/09/2015 - 12:50
Four-year-old Ali* recently arrived on Lesbos with his family after safely making the treacherous sea crossing from Turkey to the Greek island. He’s one of the thousands of people fleeing violence in Syria and other...
Mon, 28/09/2015 - 17:29
"As an aid worker leading the International Rescue Committee’s humanitarian relief team in Greece, I’ve had the opportunity to talk to Syrians as they flee the war into Europe. I’ve worked with refugees around the globe in...
Mon, 28/09/2015 - 09:50
Miburo,* 35 years old, worked as a farmer and her husband as a bicycle repairman in Burundi, where a political crisis turned deadly has forced nearly 200,000 people to flee their homes this year. When neighbours from her village began...
Thu, 24/09/2015 - 13:17
This year, nearly 100,000 men, women and children from war-torn countries in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia have fled their homes and traveled by rubber dinghies across the Aegean Sea to Lesbos, Greece. Refugees travel light, for...
Thu, 24/09/2015 - 11:50
Usually a popular tourist destination, the Greek island of Lesbos has become a major port of arrival for some 300,000 refugees and migrants who are travelling to Europe, fleeing violent conflict in countries such as Syria and Afghanistan....

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