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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 David Miliband on January 6, 2015
IRC president David Miliband thanks IRC supporters whose compassionate response contributed to a record-breaking year-end campaign. He shares a video highlighting some of the ways the IRC transformed millions of lives in 2014. more »
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Posted by Rachel Unkovic on January 6, 2015
Anbessaw Belay Haile from Ethiopia is one of the many people from around the world working with the IRC to end Ebola in West Africa. “I love working in the community," says Anbessaw. "It's where you can make a change and a difference.” more »
Posted by The IRC on January 6, 2015
The IRC was honored to be the philanthropic partner for New Year’s Eve 2015 in New York City's Times Square. President David Miliband and other special guests from the IRC lowered the ceremonial ball to raise awareness for displaced people. more »
Posted by Rachel Unkovic on January 2, 2015
Meet Amon Njenga from Kenya, one of the many people working with the IRC to end Ebola more »
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Posted by Rachel Unkovic on December 30, 2014
Meet Carmen Yip from Canada, one of the many people working with the IRC to end Ebola more »
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Posted by The IRC on December 30, 2014
Here is a recap of the most-viewed stories on Rescue.org in 2014, shared by International Rescue Committee aid workers around the world. more »
Posted by The IRC on December 29, 2014
High school senior Sonam Lama is one of three refugees representing the IRC at the famous New Year's Eve celebrations in New York's Times Square. Here’s her inspiring story. more »
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Posted by The IRC on December 29, 2014
In 2014 the IRC and our local partner organizations restored hope and opportunity for millions of people whose lives have been torn apart by war and conflict. Here's a look at some of our achievements this year. more »
Posted by The IRC on December 26, 2014
Your year-end gift today can help ensure that IRC health workers have the tools they need to help stop the spread of Ebola—and other deadly diseases around the world. Learn how you can help. more »
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Posted by The IRC on December 25, 2014
Syrian refugee kids in Zaatari camp, Jordan, create “postcards of hope” during an art therapy workshop, one of many the IRC has organized for women, teenagers and children in northern Jordan. more »

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