April 03, 2009 | Erin Weir | Tagged as: Congress, Somalia, U.S. Administration, United Nations
Humanitarianism is built upon the principles of neutrality and impartiality and the fundamental assertion that aid should be delivered strictly according to need.
April 01, 2009 | Jake Kurtzer | Tagged as: Myanmar
Today’s New York Times featured an excellent story about the HIV/AIDS crisis in Burma. It’s about time more attention was paid to this problem – considered to be the largest HIV/AIDS epidemic in Southeast Asia.
March 30, 2009 | Elizabeth Bolinger
Looking through pictures from last year’s gala has made me even more excited about Refugees International’s upcoming 30th Anniversary Dinner on May 7th.
March 27, 2009 | Patrick Duplat | Tagged as: Afghanistan, Pakistan
The big news today in Washington circles is the announcement of President Obama’s new strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan.
March 25, 2009 | Andrea Lari | Tagged as: Colombia, South Sudan, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
I was in Juba, South Sudan, at the end of February after three long and intense weeks to examine the reintegration of refugees who are returning home, when an astonishing article from the Colombian paper El Tiempo popped up in my email inbox.