April 10, 2009 | Kristele Younes | Tagged as: Iraq, Iraq Campaign, Humanitarian Response
Last month, my colleagues and I travelled around the center of Iraq -- formerly the most violent part of the country.
April 08, 2009 | Megan Fowler | Tagged as: Afghanistan
I am always inspired when people hear about Refugees International's work for the first time. Last night, Ambassador Said Jawad and his wife Shamim hosted a group of some 100 influential supporters and new friends of Refugees International at the Embassy of Afghanistan.
April 06, 2009 | Melanie Teff | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan, Protection & Security
When we met with a group of 300 Ethiopian Anyuak refugees in February in Sudan, we had no idea that a week later they would be calling us because they were caught up in heavy fighting
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.