June 24, 2009 | Camilla Olson | Tagged as: Chad, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
When my colleague Erin Weir and I visited refugee camps in eastern Chad this past May, we heard repeated concerns of child recruitment by armed groups.
June 22, 2009 | Joel Charny | Tagged as: Neglected Crises
In the world of refugees and internally displaced people, host communities tend to be nearly invisible.
June 19, 2009 | Her Majesty Queen Noor | Tagged as: Anniversary Blogger Series, Pakistan, Humanitarian Response

For 35 years, my home has been one of the world’s major conflict regions, home also to over 10 million refugees and displaced inhabitants.

June 17, 2009 | Pamela Snyder | Tagged as: Pakistan, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
Ken Bacon, president of Refugees International, delivered testimony yesterday on the humanitarian crisis in Pakistan to a House of Representatives subcommittee
June 15, 2009 | Melanie Teff | Tagged as: Iraq, Syria, Neglected Crises, Statelessness
I watched President Obama’s Cairo speech about US relations with the Muslim world while in the “no man’s land” between the Syrian and Iraqi border-posts.