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Partnership to Bring Ebola Relief to Sierra Leone

IRD has partnered with numerous humanitarian groups to transport crucial Ebola relief supplies to Liberia and Sierra Leone. On January 28, IRD and partners Peace Builders, Medshare and The Village Link loaded additional supplies to help equip community medical centers across the country. In additi... more

Restored Music School Opens in Prizren, Kosovo

PRISTINA, Kosovo – The US Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo, and IRD inaugurated the newly restored High School of Music “Lorenc Antoni” in Prizren, Kosovo January 21. Before the renovations, cold weather and an inadequate heating system made practicing music in the school nearly impossible. ... more

Conditions Worsen for Syrian Refugees in Jordan

ARLINGTON, VA – A study jointly conducted by UNHCR and IRD documents the deteriorating living conditions of Syrian refugees in Jordan. Living in the Shadows is based on data gathered from home visits IRD conducted during 2014 with nearly 150,000 Syrian refugees living outside of Jordan’s refugee... more

Gifts that Count: 2014 in Review

 Thank you for your support of IRD in 2014. In partnership with our donors and local communities around the world, we accomplished so much this year. We look forward to continuing our partnership in 2015 in support of our mission to reduce the suffering of the world’s most vulnerable group... more

IRD Partners with UN to Deliver Emergency Aid to Ukraine

IRD and the United Nations partnered to deliver 12 tons of emergency relief to hospitals in the contested area of Slovyanoserbsk, Luhansk oblast, Ukraine. The convoy was organized in response to reports that the Slavyanoserbsk general and psychiatric hospitals and the Lyutikovskiy regional psychia... more

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Partnership to Bring Ebola Relief to Sierra Leone

Posted on 1/29/2015 by Noelle Wright

IRD has partnered with numerous humanitarian groups to transport crucial Ebola relief supplies to... more

IRD Partners to Send Ebola Medical Aid to Sierra Leone

Posted on 1/27/2015 by Noelle Wright

ARLINGTON, VA – IRD, which has provided medical supplies to local partners in Sierra Leone and Lib... more

IRD Response to USAID Suspension Notice

Posted on 1/27/2015 by Noelle Wright

Arlington, VA – IRD was advised today that USAID’s Suspending and Debarring Official, Office of Ac... more

Restored Music School Opens in Prizren, Kosovo

Posted on 1/23/2015 by Noelle Wright

PRISTINA, Kosovo – The US Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo, and IRD inaugurated the newly restored High... more

Conditions Worsen for Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Posted on 1/20/2015 by Noelle Wright

ARLINGTON, VA – A study jointly conducted by UNHCR and IRD documents the deteriorating living cond... more

Help and Hope for Afghanistan’s Widows

Posted on 1/16/2015 by Noelle Wright

When Wajma’s husband, Faridullah, was killed in a suicide attack at the Jalalabad airport in Febru... more

IRD’s Legal Support Gives Freedom to an Iraqi Refugee

Posted on 12/30/2014 by Noelle Wright

Haidar, 32, fled Iraq in 2004 and came to Lebanon in the hope of being resettled to a third countr... more

Vocational Training Provides a Cultural Bridge between Communities

Posted on 12/30/2014 by Noelle Wright

The Entrepreneurship for Refugees (EfR) program is putting Iraqis to work in Lebanon and serving a... more

IRD Vaccinates 18,017 Children Za’atari Camp

Posted on 12/17/2014 by Noelle Wright

Between November 2 and 6, IRD vaccinated 18,017 children in Za’atari camp, marking IRD’s 8th vacci... more

Gifts that Count: 2014 in Review

Posted on 12/16/2014 by Noelle Wright

 Thank you for your support of IRD in 2014. In partnership with our donors and local commu... more

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