IRC in the News
JUBA, Sudan—The U.N. said in a report Thursday that Sudan is denying it full access to tens of thousands of civilians near an area between north and south Sudan where violence continues less than 10 days before Southern Sudan becomes the world's newest nation.
SALT LAKE CITY — Idris Ismail had a lot to think about Wednesday night as he waited at the flight carrying with his 8-year-old daughter, Nura, whom he hadn't seen since fleeing his homeland in Africa when she was 2.
When South Sudan gains independence in early July, it will have to deal with some intractable difficulties to reverse the region's poor health indicators.
Last month, I met up with Sarah Wayne Callies, part of the cast of AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” which is now in production all over metro Atlanta. Callies, who plays Lori Grimes, the wife of the lead character Rick Grimes, had arrived early in town to get used to the hot weather, something the actors
I had the honor of presenting a photo essay at the Museum of Photographic Arts to help commemorate World Refugee Day yesterday. I presented images from the project we completed last year about Har Sin, a refugee from Burma who is deaf and learning formal communication for the first time in his life.
| Cuban American television star and musician Jencarlos Canela may be the biggest double threat to hit the small screen since Ricky Martin (his first album Buscame topped the Latin charts and he’s currently starring in his fourth telenovela) but he hasn’t yet crossed the line into becoming a mainst
By Lisa Anderson LONDON (TrustLaw): Violence, dismal healthcare and brutal poverty make Afghanistan the world's most dangerous country for women, with Congo a close second due to horrific levels of rape, a Thomson Reuters Foundation expert poll said on Wednesday.