September 25, 2014 | Daryl Grisgraber | Tagged as: Iraq, Syria, Humanitarian Response, Middle East, Protection & Security, Women & Children
The siege of Amirli, the humanitarian airdrops to Sinjar, and now Western and Arab airstrikes, have kept all eyes on this tumultuous part of the Middle East.
September 18, 2014 | Sarnata Reynolds | Tagged as: Myanmar, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Protection & Security, Statelessness
Since a wave of violence displaced tens of thousands of Rohingya in June 2012, RI has visited Myanmar four times. Now RI is returning to the country to push again for progress.
September 15, 2014 | Alice Thomas | Tagged as: Africa, Climate Displacement, Kenya, Pakistan, Philippines, Somalia, Americas, Asia, Middle East
On September 21, thousands of people will come together in New York City to demand action on global climate change. Will you be one of them?
September 15, 2014 | Jeff Crisp | Tagged as: Africa, Iraq, Syria, Americas, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Middle East
UNHCR is to be congratulated on its bold new policy of seeking alternatives to camps whenever possible. But why haven't UNHCR’s key partners – donor states, other UN agencies, and NGOs – been informed of its existence?
September 03, 2014 | Jeff Crisp | Tagged as: Africa, Israel, Syria, Asia, Middle East, Protection & Security
Restrictive measures imposed by governments have obliged asylum seekers to make increasingly circuitous and dangerous journeys, often by paying for the services of unscrupulous human smugglers.