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Every day, IRC humanitarian workers are rescuing lives. Here, they offer a glimpse of their experiences, the challenges they face and the courageous people they meet by sharing videos, photos and stories.

Posted by The IRC on January 28, 2015
The IRC organized an election in Arbat camp for Syrian refugees to vote for representatives to address their concerns. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 27, 2015
The current Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the largest, longest and most complex in the nearly four-decade history of the disease. IRC global health and emergency response experts share information about Ebola prevention and treatment. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 21, 2015
The current Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the largest, longest and most complex in the nearly four-decade history of the disease. IRC global health and emergency response experts share information about Ebola prevention and treatment. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 21, 2015
The current Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the largest, longest and most complex in the nearly four-decade history of the disease. IRC global health and emergency response experts share information about Ebola prevention and treatment. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 20, 2015
A new IRC study inquires into the causes of—and solutions to—violence against women and girls more »
Posted by The IRC on January 15, 2015
The IRC has been at the forefront of the fight to combat the spread of the deadly Ebola virus since the first cases were diagnosed in Liberia and Sierra Leone in March. Get Ebola crisis updates and commentary from IRC aid workers and others. more »
Posted by The IRC on January 15, 2015
The IRC and its partner organizations piloted an urban child-protection program in Lebanon to provide afterschool psychosocial activities for vulnerable children living in camps. more »
Posted by Kulsoom Rizvi on January 15, 2015
The humanitarian crisis in Nigeria worsened as new waves of violence hit the town of Baga and surrounding villages in the northeastern state of Borno last week. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 14, 2015
In Nigeria and Niger, the IRC is providing emergency support to thousands of Nigerian refugees fleeing the Boko Haram insurgency that has plagued the region. IRC country director Matias Meier is tweeting updates and photos from the Niger response. more »
Posted by Rachel Unkovic on January 13, 2015
Gabriel Jonnie is one of the many people from around the world working with the IRC to end Ebola in West Africa. Our senior education manager in Sierra Leone, he's now focusing on educating communities about Ebola prevention. more »
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