November 02, 2009 | Vanessa Parra | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan, Humanitarian Response
“What Khalil first heard were helicopter sounds…and then the children started running.”
October 28, 2009 | Patrick Duplat | Tagged as: Congress, Pakistan, U.S. Administration, Humanitarian Response
Pakistan is in the midst of an internal conflict with severe humanitarian consequences. Tens of thousands of civilians fled South Waziristan in the past few days, as the Pakistani army continues its offensive against the Taliban in the country’s northwest.
October 26, 2009 | Joel Charny | Tagged as: Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
On October 23rd the cause of protecting internally displaced people made a major advance.
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.