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Crisis watch

Displacement around the world continues to reach record levels, with millions risking their lives for safety. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is responding to the crisis in Ukraine and other humanitarian emergencies. The needs of the most vulnerable must not be neglected or forgotten—see the top 10 crisis countries in 2022.

What we do

The IRC responds to some of the world's worst crises, delivering aid that saves lives while paving the way for long-term recovery.

We serve

people whose lives have been upended by war, conflict and natural disasters

We work

in countries where people don’t have the support they need to recover from crisis

We respond

within 72 hours, staying to help countries stabilize and people rebuild their lives

We resettle

refugees in the United States, whilst supporting refugee integration in the UK and Europe

Our committment

We are helping communities across the globe to survive conflict and rebuild and recover from war and natural disaster. From health care to education to protection for women and girls, the IRC is there.

David MilibandPresident and CEO, International Rescue Committee