March 31, 2014 | Daryl Grisgraber | Tagged as: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Turkey, Humanitarian Response, Middle East
RI has repeatedly pushed for more funding and services to urban Syrian refugees. Now, finally, we are seeing significant progress.
March 28, 2014 | Sarnata Reynolds | Tagged as: Myanmar, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Protection & Security, Statelessness
The information blackout imposed by the Myanmar government and anti-Rohingya extremists is growing by the day. But we already know enough to act.
March 27, 2014 | Jeff Crisp | Tagged as: Africa, Egypt, Syria, Humanitarian Response, Middle East
A great deal of attention has been given to the massive number of Syrian refugees in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey. But it is often forgotten that up to 300,000 Syrians have made the somewhat longer journey to Egypt.
March 25, 2014 | Marcy Hersh | Tagged as: Climate Displacement, Philippines, Humanitarian Response, Asia, Women & Children
In a time of crisis, providing psychosocial support is not an optional extra. It is an obligation.
March 23, 2014 | Mark Yarnell | Tagged as: Africa, Central African Republic, Congress, U.S. Administration, United Nations, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
The violence in CAR has forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes. While many residents sought safety and shelter in nearby towns, the vast majority of people in rural villages fled into the bush. Traveling by road or entering the occupied towns was too dangerous.