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Rescue Facts: Famine: The Real "F" Word
Description: IRC Officer, Zeina Shuhaibar defines what the real "F" word is, famine. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2oU6oLc LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  21 Apr 2017   1m21s 2 348 0
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Farhad's Story, A Young Afghan Artist Stranded in Serbia
Description: Farhad, a talented young artist, is just one of 3,000 refugee children currently in Serbia. He wants to study painting and become famous someday. Most of all, he wants a place he can call home. This is his story. Film by Nick Whelan. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2pjrGFf LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  21 Apr 2017   2m9s 8 239 0
A Syrian Mother's Emotional Reunion With Her Children After The Suspension Of Trump's Travel Ban
Description: The Bazara family from Aleppo, Syria were reunited at Sea-Tac International Airport on Feb. 9 after three family members were banned from entering due to President Trump's executive order. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2o9Fssu The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  05 Apr 2017   1m45s 1 142 0
Mandy Patinkin Bears Witness To The Refugee Crisis In Europe
Description: Actor and IRC ambassador Mandy Patinkin and wife Kathryn Grody travel to Greece and Serbia to meet brave and resilient refugees who are caught in a desperate and lengthy limbo. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2naJLD4 LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  06 Apr 2017   4m37s 29 12366 0
Rescue Facts: Where Do Refugees Live?
Description: IRC's Urban Technical Specialist, Samer Saliba, explains where most refugees and idp's live. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. Donate Now: http://bit.ly/2nB7IDH LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  29 Mar 2017   1m17s 3 275 0
Mandy Patinkin’s Emotional Reunion With A Syrian Family In Germany
Description: When he visited Lesbos, actor and IRC ambassador Mandy Patinkin bonded with a Syrian family living in a camp. More than a year later, he returns to Europe with his wife, Kathryn Grody, to pay a special visit to the family who have started a new life in Germany. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2nH1pQl LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  24 Mar 2017   3m21s 30 1482 0
South Sudan: Voices from the Famine
Description: Conflict and drought have brought millions of people in East Africa to the brink of starvation in what is shaping up to be the largest an most severe humanitarian crisis of our time. A famine was just declared in South Sudan, which is also Africa's largest and fastest growing refugee crisis. Over 2,000 people are fleeing to Uganda each day to escape war and hunger. Famine is the price of inaction. We are now in a fight against the clock to save the lives that have not yet been lost. The Trump administration's proposed budget cuts on foreign aid could not come at a worse time. To urge Congress to Congress to defend the international affairs budget, click here: http://cqrcengage.com/theirc/app/write-a-letter?0&engagementId=318493 and to donate, please visit: http://bit.ly/2mVcsl6 The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  22 Mar 2017   3m17s 16 1823 0
David Miliband Witnesses The Crisis In Northern Iraq
Description: As the battle of Mosul continues, David Miliband, IRC CEO and President, travelled to displacement camps in Northern Iraq to meet some of the people who've fled ISIS controlled areas. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2mJnV65 LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  20 Mar 2017   2m16s 2 124 0
Jessica Chastain On Zookeeper's Wife And The Refugee Crisis
Description: Jessica Chastain, actress in the upcoming film Zookeeper's Wife, speaks about the powerful story and spreads awareness about the refugee crisis. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2mlPw1P LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  20 Mar 2017   51s 4 277 0
Refugee Children, Alone And At Risk In The Balkans. One Afghan Teen’s Story.
Description: Despite the fact that borders are closed and it is both incredibly dangerous and close to impossible to cross into the European Union, children, traveling alone, continue to try to do just that, putting themselves at real risk in their efforts, exploited by smugglers, beaten by border guards, with limited, coordinated services in place across the Balkans to ensure their safety and protection. This is the story of one 17 year old from Afghanistan currently stranded in Serbia. Today, the IRC and Save the Children issued a joint report on this issue. You can read that report, Out of Sight, exploited and alone, here: http://bit.ly/2nTjh9K Video by Nick Whelan DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2miuQrD LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  03 Apr 2017   2m41s 7 671 0
Rescue Facts: What You Need To Know About Foreign Aid
Description: IRC Communication's Officer, Chiara Trincia, explains what you need to know about foreign aid. Join the IRC in calling on congress to defend foreign aid: http://rescue.org/actforaid The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2neykuW LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  16 Mar 2017   1m30s 7 607 0
Heartwarming Messages From American Children To Their Syrian Friends
Description: As the war in Syria enters its seventh year, students from the Sage International School in Boise wrote uplifting letters to Syrian children half a world away. The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. DONATE NOW: http://bit.ly/2m0nTeF LEARN MORE https://www.rescue.org/ https://twitter.com/theirc https://www.facebook.com/InternationalRescueCommittee https://www.instagram.com/theirc/
  15 Mar 2017   1m22s 11 870 0