IRC in the News
Syria has met the first deadline set by arms inspectors for the destruction of its chemical weapons after their use in Damascus in August – amid warnings that the international community is failing to get to grips with the wider crisis.
Several humanitarian organisations have expressed deep concern over widespread violence in the Central African Republic, a landlocked mineral-rich country in Africa. Allegations of human rights abuses have been on the rise after Seleka, a coalition of rebel groups, overthrew former President Francois Bozize in March.
IRC president David Miliband speaks to The Takeaway's John Hockenberry about the Syrian crisis and the consequences it has on Syrian refugees.
International Rescue Committee president David Miliband discusses how Malala Yousafzai's "extraordinarily inspiring" work also emphasizes the need for NGO's and governments to mobilize a potentially "forgotten and dangerous generation" of Syrian refugees.