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The Role of Women in Conflict Situations

EVENT SUMMARY In conflict situations from Georgia to Colombia and Sri Lanka, women play critical roles during and after conflict, as combatants, survivors, heads of household, community leaders and...

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The Plight of Internally Displaced Persons (Podcast)

People fleeing war, violence and natural disasters who never escape the borders of their countries often face worse struggles than refugees in foreign lands. Senior Fellow Elizabeth Ferris, director...

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China's Repatriation of North Korean Refugees

Editor's Note: In testimony submitted to the Congressional-Executive Commission on China, Roberta Cohen discusses the pressing need to defend the right of North Koreans to leave their country and...

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The Worsening Humanitarian Crisis in Syria

Elizabeth Ferris, Co-Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement The Brookings Institution As the violence in Syria drags into its twelfth month, there is growing evidence that a...

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Internal Displacement in West Africa: A Snapshot

INTRODUCTION* On 7 July 2011, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) convened its first Ministerial Conference On Humanitarian Assistance And Internal Displacement In West Africa in...

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The Situation in Camp Ashraf, Iraq

Elizabeth Ferris, Co-Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement December 07, 2011 — Thank you, Mr. Chairman and members of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittees on Oversight and...

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