October 16, 2013
| Eileen Shields-West
| Tagged as: Africa, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security, Women & Children
Malians are waiting for word that the north – an area the size of Texas – is
safe again, that the schools are open, that there are services to go
back to, and that there will be food and water. None of this is
guaranteed right now.
October 08, 2013
| Jeff Crisp
| Tagged as: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, Humanitarian Response, Middle East, Protection & Security, Women & Children
The enormity of this emergency, as well as its implications for the
refugees themselves, the countries to which they have fled, and the
future of the region as a whole, cannot be over-emphasized.
October 07, 2013
| Tagged as: Climate Displacement, Haiti, Americas, Humanitarian Response
Much of the international aid effort was channeled toward providing
immediate relief. And while billions of dollars were pledged to help Haiti during
its recovery, many of those pledges went unfulfilled.