International Rescue Committee
The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and regain control of their future.
In one embattled city, nearly 90 percent of depression cases are caused by the war. We can do something to change that.
Contrary to conventional wisdom, refugees welcomed to the United States come from all over the world, represent a diversity of religions, and are invariably hard-working and successful.
In June 2012, widespread violence between Buddhists and Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine State led to the displacement of 145,000 people. Five years later, nearly 100,000 still reside in camps on the outskirts of the capital.
A soft-spoken Yazidi couple, Suleiman Khalf Kajo and his wife, Khabshe, have lived in a refugee camp in northern Syria with their family since fleeing ISIS in August 2014.
Drought and terrorism have displaced countless people in Somalia, including 8-year-old Falastine Mohamed Ahmed.