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October 23, 2009 | Matt Pennington | Tagged as: Haiti, Protection & Security
On October 13th, the UN Security Council voted unanimously to extend the UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) for another year.
October 21, 2009 | Limnyuy Konglim | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan, U.S. Administration, Humanitarian Response
The long awaited release of the new US policy on Sudan outlines several key points that lay the framework for lasting peace there.
October 19, 2009 | Erin Weir | Tagged as: Congress, DR Congo, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
I am writing from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a country with incredible natural beauty, a bounty of mineral resources and site of a brutal and protracted conflict that has caused the death and displacement of millions of people since the mid 1990’s.
October 16, 2009 | Andi Palley | Tagged as: Pakistan, U.S. Administration, United Nations, Humanitarian Response
On Tuesday at the Brookings Institution, Refugees International advocates Kristele Younes and Patrick Duplat presented on their recent mission to Pakistan.
October 13, 2009 | Joel Charny | Tagged as: Congress, Somalia, U.S. Administration, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
Somalia may be the most difficult place to provide aid in the world.