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Award-winning actor and philanthropist George Clooney just turned 58. Take a look back at his brutally honest moments.
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“Damn it, we’re dying.” Four weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, federal aid still isn’t reach those in need. We spoke to San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who has been slammed by Donald Trump for calling out the inadequate relief effort.
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In Syria, attacking hospitals has become an ominous "new normal" of sorts, a signature of this conflict and likely conflicts to come.
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Diversify! What are some of the causes you are passionate about? He has always pushed the envelope so it's no surprise that
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In addition to including humanitarian contexts and specific outcomes into the SDGs, we know that investing in research evidence
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Amid the messy reality of conflict, particularly in the context of a conflict as ugly and as bitter as the war in Syria, our
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Some Lebanese have seen refugees not through the lens of being a problem, but as being assets to the economy, culture and to helping reduce conflict in Lebanon.
Politics
One day, many years ago, on the streets of Calcutta I saw what one person could do when she humbled herself and dedicated her life to the "unloved, unwanted, uncared for."
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We all need heroes, especially now that the charged climate forces us to accept the hopelessness that regulates children of "a certain background" to the back burner of impending success.
Women
Hibo is one of thousands of refugee women whose lives have been improved through access to clean cookstoves and fuels. Learn
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At the same time camps were welcoming new arrivals from the border, some refugees were preparing to depart after many years
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Obama's vacillating Syria policy has spurred ongoing debate, especially with regard to fighting IS. The counterterrorism turn, starting with the anti-IS "Inherent Resolve" campaign in September 2014, is one way to explain the dissonance in U.S. policy.
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Such troubling times all around us. It seems the world knows no rest: Islamic terror rearing its ugly head and in the most
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The woman, who asked to be identified only by her first initial, Q, is among an estimated 2,000 people who were briefly trapped
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I asked friends that I met through working on this cause to reflect back on 13 years of Darfur. Below are answers from fellow activists in the U.S., refugee friends in camps in Chad, and Darfuris living in that remote, mostly forgotten land.
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At One World Children's Fund, we have invested time, money, and trust in our grassroots partners. 1) Provide more than $2.5
Sports
A little more than a year after Muhammad Ali lit the Olympics flame in Atlanta, creating perhaps the most emotionally satisfying moment in Olympics history, I was asked to join a small group accompanying Ali on a humanitarian mission.
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By protecting the right to sexual and reproductive health, we will better ensure accountability to affected populations, address the special needs of women and adolescent girls, and contribute to their empowerment and participation in decision-making.
Education
Why now? This fund is timely as the world is in the midst of the largest refugee crisis since World War II. The impact is