#Humanitarian Emergencies

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

    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: The World Receives an 'F' for Global Education as Millions of Children Are Still Out of School
    Education

    The World Receives an 'F' for Global Education as Millions of Children Are Still Out of School

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 6, 2017

    Over the past decade, the number of school-aged children not in school has only fallen by 1.3%. Read more

  • Article: A Mudslide in Sierra Leone Just Wiped Away Hundreds of Homes and People
    Environment

    A Mudslide in Sierra Leone Just Wiped Away Hundreds of Homes and People

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 15, 2017

    “The disaster is so serious that I myself feel broken.” Read more

  • Article: Nepal's Recovery Is Still Fragile 2 Years After Devastating Earthquake
    Citizenship

    Nepal's Recovery Is Still Fragile 2 Years After Devastating Earthquake

    April 25, 2017

    The recovery needs in Nepal remain tremendous. Read more

  • Article: The Beautiful Moment a British Surgeon Was Reunited with the Syrian Girl Whose Life He Saved
    Citizenship

    The Beautiful Moment a British Surgeon Was Reunited with the Syrian Girl Whose Life He Saved

    By Yosola Olorunshola|March 2, 2017

    An extraordinary reunion. Read more

  • Article: Sobbing Girl, 5, Pulled From Syrian Rubble by White Helmet Heroes
    Citizenship

    Sobbing Girl, 5, Pulled From Syrian Rubble by White Helmet Heroes

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 23, 2017

    This should not be an “uncommon” scene. Read more

  • Article: Why Children Are the Hardest Hit in Conflicts
    Health

    Why Children Are the Hardest Hit in Conflicts

    By Harmony Guo|Dec. 23, 2016

    Children have always been the biggest victims of war. Read more

  • Article: Why School Cannot Stop When an Earthquake Hits
    Education

    Why School Cannot Stop When an Earthquake Hits

    By Daniele Selby|July 28, 2016

    When disaster strikes you think: food, water, shelter — but what about school? Read more