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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 Tyler Jump on March 22, 2016
Ethiopia is suffering from its worst drought in 50 years, affecting more than 10 million people. Here’s how the IRC is providing relief to people in need. more »
Posted by The IRC on March 21, 2016
From fighting epidemics to mentoring refugee youth and families, read the stories of this year's six IRC humanitarian award winners more »
Posted by The IRC on March 16, 2016
The war in Syria took a tremendous psychological toll on Samaher and her family. Here's a look at how an IRC women's center in Jordan helped Samaher, her daughter and mother find comfort and hope. more »
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Posted by The IRC on March 15, 2016
The 'Rescue Has No Boundaries' campaign, led by Game of Thrones cast members, urges that the time is now to rescue refugees no matter where they are in the world. more »
Posted by The IRC on March 15, 2016
Families who fled from relentless violence share with the Clooneys what their life was like in war-ravaged Syria. more »
Posted by The IRC on March 9, 2016
The IRC’s ‘Hope’ Clinic in Jordan provides critical treatment for uprooted Syrians like Hisham, a 7-year-old refugee battling diabetes. more »
Posted by The IRC on March 8, 2016
With the help of the IRC, Syrian mothers and daughters joined forces and advocated for the opening of a school in Iraq’s Arbat refugee camp. more »
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Posted by The IRC on March 8, 2016
Today marks International Women's Day. Here's a look at how the IRC is celebrating around the world. more »
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Posted by The IRC on March 1, 2016
As borders are tightening and shutting all over Europe and the Balkans now, Sarah Wayne Callies puts a human face on the refugees seeking safety for their families. more »
Posted by The IRC on February 19, 2016
At the IRC, we have been so moved by the outpouring of support our community has given to refugees fleeing the war in Syria and other crises. Meet three generous people who have helped refugees in extraordinary ways. more »

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