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US can halt new wave of humanitarian suffering in Syria

President Trump has made clear his desire to move on from Syria. But this would be a mistake. Disengagement now would condemn Syrians to a new round of suffering.

March 19, 2019
In the News

Mozambique storm; North Korea aid; and conflict spikes in South Sudan, Syria, and Yemen: The Cheat Sheet

IRIN editors' weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

March 15, 2019
In the News

UN: Nearly 2 in 3 Syrians in Need of Humanitarian Aid

"[E]ight years of warfare has turned Syria into one of the biggest protection crises in the world'" said UNOCHA spokesperson.

March 2, 2019
Topic

Syrian Civil War (2011- present)

February 7, 2019
Woman holding her crying child in a crowd of people looking to find transport out of Afrin Syria
In the News

No One Can Guarantee Our Safety: Syrians Stuck in Squalid Exile

Despite appalling conditions in Lebanese camps, most refugees say it is unsafe to go home.

January 22, 2019
Blog Post

The Seventh Anniversary of the Syrian Conflict

A glance at Relief International's efforts to empower Syrian refugee families.

March 19, 2018
Blog Post

Forum 2019 Highlights

Today, global poverty is at an all-time low, hunger has been cut in half, and safe water is increasingly available.

June 19, 2019
Blog Post

The Global Fragility Act of 2019 (GFA)

The Global Fragility Act (GFA) passed the House of Representatives on May 20, 2019. The bill would streamline and improve programs and efforts within the USG to address violent conflict overseas using a “3D” approach of development, diplomacy, and defense. With bipartisan support, the bill has moved out of the House.

May 28, 2019
Blog Post

A Wrong Inflicted: Mass Starvation in the 21st Century

Join us Wednesday May 8th at InterAction (lobby conference center) for an interactive discussion with Alex de Waal on the politics…

May 3, 2019
Blog Post

Annual Partnership Consultation Explores Yemen Crisis, Sexual Exploitation and Abuse, and other Critical Humanitarian and Development Challenges

Leaders from our humanitarian team joined the WFP discussion to share their insights on effectively addressing sexual exploitation and abuse, and lessons learned from the Yemen crisis.

March 12, 2019