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Invisible, Forgotten, and Suffering: Darfuri Refugees in Eastern Chad

Eric Reeves | Posted 04.28.2016 | Home
Eric Reeves

Constant attention to the plight of Syrians, Iraqis and others has also made it easy to overlook the often more threatening circumstances of roughly 40 million people internally displaced in their own countries--most of which are not in the Levant.

Sophia Jones

'If We're Going To Go Hungry Here, We Might As Well Be Hungry In Our Own Homes' | Sophia Jones | Posted 12.03.2014 | Home

ISTANBUL -- For millions of Syrians, a simple food voucher distributed by the United Nations' World Food Program is the only thing ensuring they won...

Why We Do What We Do: A U.N. Security Officer Reflects on World Humanitarian Day

Gordon J. Brown | Posted 10.19.2013 | Impact
Gordon J. Brown

I am frequently asked why I keep doing this job, and I have to say that sometimes I wonder myself. It's a question equally valid if asked of all humanitarian workers: Why do we keep doing this?

A Billion YouTube Views Can Feed A Billion

Ramya Raghavan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Ramya Raghavan

Last week, we announced that YouTube serves over one billion video views per day. That's also the number of people in the world who don't have enough food to eat: one in seven humans.

Desperate U.N. World Food Program Enters Starving into U.S. Eating Contests

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Camp