Half the people we serve (and often more) are women. Gender parity is not only a question of principle, it’s about results.
A reactive, emergency mentality. A reflection of society. Lack of political pressure. These are a few of the reasons why gender disparity persists in the humanitarian sector.
Will a warming planet lead to a more violent world? Or will it inflict more suffering on those living through conflict?
As the scale and frequency of fires hitting the Canadian province of British Columbia increases — in part due to climate change — the lives of local people are changing dramatically. Hear their stories.
Climate change is not a primary cause of armed conflict, most experts say. But that doesn’t mean it won’t be in the future, as the planet continues to heat up.
Are people with disabilities being left behind during the COVID-19 pandemic?
olunteers are often called the ‘heart’ or the ‘backbone’ of the Movement because they have passion and they do most of the heavy lifting. Is it time to rethink these metaphors?
A guided tour with IFRC President Francesco Rocca through an ancient city being rebuilt.
With heavier rains expected to hit their makeshift camps, desperate people who fled violence in Myanmar have even more to worry about.
Juan used to work so much that he would hardly see his son Santiago, now they are on a journey of a lifetime.
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Given the climate predictions for many areas effected by long-term conflict, is it time to think differently about the way cities are rebuilt or assisted during warfare?
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The largely urban conflict in Syria has also had a major impact on cities in neighbouring countries. Lebanon, which hosts some 1.2million Syrians, is dealing with complex confessional fault lines.