International Rescue Committee UK is the European headquarters of the IRC global network. We support people uprooted by conflict or natural disaster to rebuild their lives quickly, safely and with dignity.
As we mark International Migrants Day, the International Rescue Committee continues to provide assistance to tens of thousands of Ethiopian migrants deported from Saudi Arabia.
Nearly 137,000 people—including more than 45,000 women and 7,000 children—have been repatriated to Ethiopia since the Saudi government in November issued a directive stating that anyone... Read more
Text and Photographs by Peter Biro
Plagued by poverty, war and political instability since independence from French rule in 1960, the Central African Republic has spiralled into chaos. The mostly Muslim rebel group Seleka, comprised of fighters from neighbouring Sudan and Chad as well as local militants, has embarked on a... Read more