December 10, 2009 | Ellie Stamatopoulos | Tagged as: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
Refugees International hosted its 8th annual Washington Circle event, Protect People First: Eyewitness Reports from Afghanistan and Pakistan, in front of a captivated Georgetown audience with one message --- make civilians the priority.
December 08, 2009 | Patrick Duplat | Tagged as: Pakistan, Humanitarian Response
The recent displacement wave in Pakistan forced up to 2 million people out of their homes in less than 6 weeks.
December 04, 2009 | Refugees International | Tagged as: Myanmar
Imagine being sexually harassed each time you step out your front door. -  on the street, on the bus to work, at your job, on your way home.
December 03, 2009 | Melanie Teff | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan
Women’s groups in Khartoum are working together to push for reform of north Sudan’s criminal laws on rape and adultery.
December 02, 2009 | Jennifer Smith | Tagged as: DR Congo, United Nations, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
One woman from Ziralo groupement told RI she escaped after hearing gunshots outside her house. In the chaos, her family was scattered and left home with nothing.