International Rescue Committee (IRC)

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Refugee women and girls around the globe face violence as they flee their home countries, in the cities and...
Each year, the International Rescue Committee helps tens of thousands of refugees fleeing war and persecution...
"We sit together on the floor and eat injera, the spongy Ethiopian bread. Introductions have been made and...
Update: June 19 — World Refugee Day is tomorrow. Check this listing for an IRC event near you. We hope...
The International Rescue Committee continues its emergency relief efforts in Haiti to assist some of the most...
BALTIMORE, Maryland - Imagine hiking six miles round trip for all the water you need for drinking, cooking...
“I fundamentally believe that the refugees with a farming background gain some sort of spiritual...
For newly arrived refugee women -- like newborn Joseph Laltha Sang's mother --  the prospect of...
Hlawn Kim (center) recovers in the hospital after her Caesarean section. (Photo: Martha Dodge)After...
Imagine giving birth in a foreign country far from home, unable to ask questions during delivery,...