International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The IRC in Africa

IRC nurse weighs a child at a clinic near Kati, Mali
Photo: Peter Biro/IRC

The International Rescue Committee is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities.

IRC Programs in Africa

Through the Surge project, the IRC helps staff United Nations efforts to protect refugees during crises:

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Ivory Coast
  • Mauritania
  • Rwanda
  • Zambia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IRC Programs in Africa

Surge Protection Project

Through the Surge project, the IRC helps staff United Nations efforts to protect refugees during crises. 
Angola •Chad • Kenya • Liberia • Libya • Mauritania • Niger • Rwanda • Senegal • Sierra Leone