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
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
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.