IRC in the News
It was the fall of 2009 when the Rev. Ann. M. Svennungsen began reading a book that would change her life. Reverend Svennungsen, then president of Texas Lutheran University, was hardly the first person to be moved by Peter Singer's The Life You Can Save.
A strong advocate in raising awareness for worldwide refugees, Sarah Wayne Callies says she feels "privileged" to be a Voice for the International Rescue Committee's Wake Up Campaign.
Long after the last U.S. soldier left Iraq, thousands of Iraqis who worked for our military and civilians are still living in dangerous limbo, waiting for promised U.
The IRC's Felix Leger on the ongoing drought crisis in the Sahel region.
Community effort » Students and refugee families will plant, grow and harvest produce.
Nine months after the separation of South Sudan from the north, the two sides are now involved in daily border skirmishes. The international community is doing little to help and the UN forces are also powerless.