#International Rescue Committee

  • Article: Lego Is Giving Sesame Workshop $100 Million to Help Educate Refugee Children

    Lego Is Giving Sesame Workshop $100 Million to Help Educate Refugee Children

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 10, 2018

    A $100 million, five-year project will help children deal with their trauma. Read more

  • Article: One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist

    One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 16, 2018

    “Mohamed’s story shows that when refugees are given the opportunity, they thrive!” Read more

  • Article: TripAdvisor Is Giving Refugees Free Access to Its Trip Experiences

    TripAdvisor Is Giving Refugees Free Access to Its Trip Experiences

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 1, 2018

    It’s a way to make them feel more at home. Read more

  • Article: 'Harry Potter' and 'Game of Thrones' Actors Join Shakespeare's Rallying Cry to Stand With Refugees

    'Harry Potter' and 'Game of Thrones' Actors Join Shakespeare's Rallying Cry to Stand With Refugees

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 20, 2018

    This 400-year-old speech is still scarily relevant. Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry’s Thinks Banning Refugees Is a ‘Half-Baked’ Idea

    Ben & Jerry’s Thinks Banning Refugees Is a ‘Half-Baked’ Idea

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 16, 2017

    The ice cream brand is part of a larger movement. Read more

  • Article: 4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis

    4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2017

    "Putting faces behind the facts is crucial." Read more

  • Article: Humanitarians Pen Love Letters From the Frontlines for Valentine's Day

    Humanitarians Pen Love Letters From the Frontlines for Valentine's Day

    Feb. 14, 2017|International Rescue Committee

    On Valentine’s Day, these three letters tell us what love means in a world of war and conflict. Read more

  • Article: 5 Reasons Why Trump's Ban on Refugees Matters for Europe

    5 Reasons Why Trump's Ban on Refugees Matters for Europe

    Feb. 6, 2017|International Rescue Committee

    The travel ban is a global issue for global citizens. Read more