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 05, 2009
| Kristele Younes
| Tagged as: Pakistan, United Nations
The mandate of the UN World Food Program (WFP) is to feed the hungry and the poor. It is an agency which only has one purpose --- to help the needy. That did not protect its staff from the wrath of Pakistani militants, one of whom blew himself up today in the offices of the WFP in Islamabad.