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International Rescue Committee Belgium asbl-vzw represents the IRC’s global network in Belgium. We support people uprooted by conflict or natural disaster to rebuild their lives.

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Survivors of some of the world’s worst disasters, including Pakistan’s devastating floods and the conflict in Syria, are the focus of a new touring multimedia exhibition that reaches Brussels in December. Originally launched by...

Photo: Ned Colt/IRC. Article: Heidi Lehmann, International Rescue Committee, Director of the Women's Protection & Empowerment Unit. Girls matter. That is why, as we strive to end violence against women and girls, we must abandon one-size...

Photo: Plan EU For millions of girls worldwide, their dreams, ambitions and plans are shattered simply because they are girls. Poverty, discrimination and violence combine to deny millions of girls around the world their basic rights, including to...

Ned Colt/The IRC The location appears idyllic. The scent from citrus groves mixes with a briny onshore breeze from the Mediterranean. It’s surprising that developers haven’t yet discovered the Lebanese coast north of Tripoli. Syrian...

Structured group therapy has dramatically reduced symptoms of depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among survivors of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a study carried out by the International...

By Terah Edun, South Sudan communications volunteer YIDA, South Sudan —“We’re on track to deliver more than 50 babies this week,” says Judith, head midwife for the Women and Girl’s Wellness Centre at the Yida refugee...

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