November 04, 2009 | Sean Garcia | Tagged as: Myanmar, U.S. Administration
The dialogue is changing. Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Campbell and his deputy Scot Marceil visited Burma and held talks with Burmese officials and Burmese dissident Aung San Suu Kyi.
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.