October 19, 2009 | Erin Weir | Tagged as: Congress, DR Congo, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
I am writing from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a country with incredible natural beauty, a bounty of mineral resources and site of a brutal and protracted conflict that has caused the death and displacement of millions of people since the mid 1990’s.
October 16, 2009 | Andi Palley | Tagged as: Pakistan, U.S. Administration, United Nations, Humanitarian Response
On Tuesday at the Brookings Institution, Refugees International advocates Kristele Younes and Patrick Duplat presented on their recent mission to Pakistan.
October 13, 2009 | Joel Charny | Tagged as: Congress, Somalia, U.S. Administration, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
Somalia may be the most difficult place to provide aid in the world.
October 09, 2009 | Camilla Olson | Tagged as: Chad, Climate Displacement
Since the creation of the Ken and Darcy Bacon Center for the Study of Climate Displacement, I’ve thought about how displacement caused by climate change fits with the long-term focus of Refugees International
October 07, 2009 | Jennifer Smith | Tagged as: Africa, DR Congo, Humanitarian Response, Neglected Crises
While military operations against the FDLR rebel group rage on in eastern DR Congo, the voices of people who have been displaced by these actions have been drowned out.