September 23, 2009 | Matt Pennington | Tagged as: Congress, U.S. Administration, Protection & Security
The Obama administration is facing a critical juncture in American foreign policy.
September 21, 2009 | Joel Charny | Tagged as: United Nations
Last week the UN made a decision that many thought impossible --- consolidating four organizations into a single entity focused on promoting the rights and well-being of women world-wide.
September 18, 2009 | Maureen Lynch | Tagged as: Myanmar, Thailand
When will it end?  Senseless cycles of human suffering go unchecked in many parts of the world.  And we all are, I believe, accountable to break them by becoming aware and taking meaningful action.
September 15, 2009 | Camilla Olson | Tagged as: DR Congo, Humanitarian Response
This past Saturday, I had the pleasure of speaking about my work with Refugees International on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) at the first ever Westport Circle event.
September 11, 2009 | Limnyuy Konglim | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan, Humanitarian Response
It is estimated that almost every civilian household in Juba, south Sudan, holds at least one gun.