About International Rescue Committee
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. At work in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities to restore safety, dignity and hope, the IRC leads the way from harm to home.
By Rebecca Blum
Dr. Hussein gives a child his first check-up. In addition to his work at the Aden Sora Clinic, he also runs his own private clinic several days a week, where he treats displaced people for free. [Photo: Rebecca Blum/IRC]
Women in front of the newly-stocked pharmacy fill prescriptions for themselves and their children. When the IRC arrived there was only a handful of medicine on the shelf. Now, the newly-stocked pharmacy provides patients with immediate access to all essential medicine. [Photo: Rebecca Blum/IRC]