#Displaced persons

  • Article: Scanning Eyes and Fingerprints: Food Aid in Yemen Blocked by Privacy Concerns

    Scanning Eyes and Fingerprints: Food Aid in Yemen Blocked by Privacy Concerns

    By Joe McCarthy|June 26, 2019

    An estimated 850,000 people could be denied food aid in Sanaa. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees

    Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 19, 2019

    "Why are politicians being elected on promises to shut borders and turn back refugees?” Read more

  • Article: 37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018

    37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 19, 2019

    “Children don’t flee to seek better opportunities; children flee because there is a risk." Read more

  • Article: President Trump Signs Law Protecting Girls' Education in Emergency Settings
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    President Trump Signs Law Protecting Girls' Education in Emergency Settings

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 15, 2019

    It will allow for "safe, primary, and secondary education for displaced children." Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Opens New Year With Call to Help Refugees

    Pope Francis Opens New Year With Call to Help Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 2, 2018

    These are some global resolutions for 2018. Read more

  • Article: Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says

    Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017

    The nation has become overwhelmed with South Sudanese refugees. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Women Escape Boko Haram, Sexually Abused by Government Officials: Report

    Nigerian Women Escape Boko Haram, Sexually Abused by Government Officials: Report

    By Meghan Werft|Nov. 2, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    These women survived more than you think. Read more

  • Video: 'Now Is the Time to Take Action': UN Honors World Humanitarian Day

    'Now Is the Time to Take Action': UN Honors World Humanitarian Day

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 19, 2016

    "We just want to be able to go to school and live in peace without having guns pointed at us." Read more