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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 Kulsoom Rizvi on February 9, 2015
The system will help recruit local communities in the fight against Ebola and could help stem the spread of the virus. more »
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Posted by The IRC on February 9, 2015
Around the world, millions of girls are denied an education. Instead of giving chocolates or flowers this Valentine’s Day, show your loved ones how much you care for them—and for humanity—by giving A Year of School. more »
Posted by The IRC on February 9, 2015
Since December, when a political rivalry erupted into ethnic violence, some 2 million people in South Sudan have been forced to flee their homes. Follow our South Sudan crisis Storify feature for updates and images from IRC aid workers and others. more »
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Posted by The IRC on February 7, 2015
The IRC pays tribute to longtime champion and supporter John C. Whitehead who died today at the age of 92. more »
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Posted by The IRC on January 29, 2015
The IRC's Yolanda Barbera illustrates the risk and responsibilities undertaken by Ebola first responders working in an isolation unit. more »
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Posted by Kulsoom Rizvi 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 »

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