#Humanitarian aid

  • Article: Trump Administration Slashes Refugee Cap to Lowest Level Ever
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    Trump Administration Slashes Refugee Cap to Lowest Level Ever

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 18, 2018

    The move continues a years-long effort to dismantle the US’ refugee program. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Countries Gave the Most Humanitarian Aid in 2017
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    These 5 Countries Gave the Most Humanitarian Aid in 2017

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 5, 2018

    The world spent $27.3 billion on global humanitarian aid in 2017. Read more

  • Article: What It Was Like to Work in a Rohingya Refugee Camp At the Start of the Crisis
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    What It Was Like to Work in a Rohingya Refugee Camp At the Start of the Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 9, 2018

    Immad Ahmed, Executive Director of OBAT Helpers, the chaos of the crisis's earliest days. Read more

  • Article: 5 Killed in ISIS Attack on Save the Children’s Afghanistan Offices
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    5 Killed in ISIS Attack on Save the Children’s Afghanistan Offices

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2018

    The attacks follow a growing trend of aid workers facing intimidation, abduction, and violence. Read more

  • Article: These Kung Fu Nuns Are Biking Thousands of Miles to Empower Women
    Girls & Women

    These Kung Fu Nuns Are Biking Thousands of Miles to Empower Women

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “When you’re desperate and you’re starving, you don’t care what gender brings you a bag of rice.” Read more

  • Article: US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2017

    Yemen is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. Read more

  • Article: Trump's White House Just Said It Will Stop Funding Some UN Relief Efforts
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    Trump's White House Just Said It Will Stop Funding Some UN Relief Efforts

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2017

    Vice President Mike Pence wants to prioritize faith-based organizations. Read more

  • Article: South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War
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    South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War

    Sept. 21, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Korea is prioritizing people over politics. Read more