Relief International
Relief International
04/25/2017 at 19:41. Facebook
"On average, a child under the age of five dies of preventable causes in Yemen every 10 minutes." - UN chief Antonio Guterres.

Join us in giving #Aid4Yemen today:
On average a child under the age of five dies of preventable

Easing Hunger in Conflict-Torn Regions

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Relief International
Relief International
04/25/2017 at 18:20. Facebook
"We are witnessing the starving and the crippling of an entire generation," says UN chief Antonio Guterres. Yemen can't wait another day.
We are witnessing the starving and the crippling of an entire generation
Relief International
Relief International
04/24/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
RI board member Eden Collinsworth talks about morality in her new book. Here's what she had to say about the world's response to the refugee crisis:

"What I can say is that if you look for something where you feel as though you’re making a difference, that changes things. For me, it was to join the board of Relief International. You take a step back. I don’t know about the rest. I know one...
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RI board member Eden Collinsworth talks about morality in her new book

'Trump Has Allowed a Different Public Face to America's Morality': An Interview with Eden Collinsworth | Hazlitt

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We #JoinTogether with the United Nations to promote respect, safety & dignity for refugees & migrants
We JoinTogether with the United Nations to promote respect safety dignity for
We applaud our fellow NGOs doing great work to help displaced people in the swamplands of South Sudan- People like Veronica, a mother who is doing what she can to protect herself and her children from contracting cholera again.
We applaud our fellow NGOs doing great work to help displaced people

Cholera stalks ‘refugee islands’ in swamplands of South Sudan

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Meet the Bazaras, a Syrian family who underwent an intensive screening process before their recent move to the US:
Meet the Bazaras a Syrian family who underwent an intensive screening process

"Extreme vetting" is already the reality for refugees. This comic shows how.

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Mohamad is a husband, a father of 6 children and a Syrian refugee living in Lebanon. This is what access to healthcare means to him and his family:
Mohamad is a husband a father of 6 children and a Syrian

Bringing Healthcare to Refugees and Host Communities

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Tawfeeq Hajar
TOMORROW: Leaders of Iranian-American groups fighting Trump's travel ban to testify about how students, medical researchers and others coming to America from Iran could be hurt by Trump’s executive order.
TOMORROW Leaders of IranianAmerican groups fighting Trumps travel ban to testify about

Iranian Americans, livid over Trump visa ban, to get their day in court

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Happy International Food Day from our DC office! Our staff in DC hails from Jamaica, India, South Africa, Afghanistan, the US, South Korea and many places in between. Our shared mission brings us together, as does delicious food from all over the world!
Happy International Food Day from our DC office Our staff in DC
Mohamed Hjoub
Unzimai Muzamil
Felis Dubet
A person has two hands: one for helping himself, and one for helping others. #WednesdayWisdom
A person has two hands: one for helping himself and one for helping others WednesdayWisdom
Rasty Abdo
From NPR, a short documentary about the challenge of getting water to hundreds of thousands of people living in Palorinya, a refugee settlement in northern Uganda:
From NPR a short documentary about the challenge of getting water to

Short Film: How Water Gets From The Nile To Thirsty Refugees

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This graphic novel takes readers to the world's newest country to meet just a few of the 4.9 million South Sudanese people impacted by food insecurity and learn about the lifesaving efforts to help them, via Mashable & World Food Program USA.
This graphic novel takes readers to the worlds newest country to meet

Stunning graphic novel shows aid workers fighting famine and fear in South Sudan

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In all, some 20 million people in these countries are in areas affected by drought, 4.2 million of whom are refugees, per UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.
In all some 20 million people in these countries are in areas

UNHCR says death risk from starvation in Horn of Africa, Yemen, Nigeria growing, displacement already rising

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As the village wells dried up and her livestock died in the scorched scrubland of southern Somalia, Abdir Hussein had one last chance to save her family from starvation: the beauty of her 14-year-old daughter, Zeinab.
As the village wells dried up and her livestock died in the

Hungry Somalis weigh a daughter's freedom against her siblings' lives

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Meet Umar, a donkey who recently carried a woman in labor to our hospital in Maban County, South Sudan. Donkey ambulances are one of many innovations RI has delivered since we began working at Gentil Hospital in 2016. Learn more:
Meet Umar a donkey who recently carried a woman in labor to

Need an ambulance? Just bray.

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We #FightFamine for the 6 million Somalians facing acute food insecurity & starvation
We FightFamine for the 6 million Somalians facing acute food insecurity starvation
Efaz Goongala Ahmed
18.8 Yemenis are in need of urgent aid. This is why we #FightFamine
188 Yemenis are in need of urgent aid This is why we FightFamine