January 27, 2010 | Dan Glickman
As you may have heard last Friday, I will be assuming the role of President of Refugees International on April 1. I am very excited to join the hard-working staff and board of RI and return to my true passion: public service.
January 26, 2010 | Elizabeth Campbell | Tagged as: Iraq, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
While it is true that there is less violence in most parts of Iraq today than there was two years ago, the levels of targeted violence and civilian death remain much higher than before the U.S. invasion.
January 21, 2010 | Patrick Duplat | Tagged as: Yemen, Neglected Crises
Yemen’s fragility should not come as a surprise to anyone. When I visited the country in March 2008, many diplomats and UN officials were ringing alarm bells.
January 19, 2010 | Sean Garcia | Tagged as: Myanmar
One year ago, the travails of Rohingya from Burma shocked people around the world. Boat after boat of refugees, fleeing abuse and oppression in Burma, were intercepted at sea by the Thai army who then proceeded to detain them without trial.
January 14, 2010 | Refugees International | Tagged as: Haiti, U.S. Administration
Refugees International is distressed by the magnitude of the destruction and loss of life as the result of the January 12 earthquake in Haiti.