Responding to humanitarian needs in northern Mali

Responding to humanitarian needs in northern Mali

Mali head of delegation Jean-Nicolas Marti describes the current offensive in the country's north in the context of an ongoing humanitarian crisis, with the fighting and aerial bombardments of the last five days worsening what was already an extremely difficult situation for tens of thousands of families. 

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From the field - Israel and Gaza 20 days after Pillar of Defense

From the field - Israel and Gaza 20 days after Pillar of Defense

Almost twenty days after the end of the latest round of hostilities between Israel and Gaza, ICRC head of delegation Juan Pedro Schaerer explains the role played by his delegation in both Israel and Gaza during the conflict and assesses the current humanitarian situation.

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Discussing the future of humanitarian action at CSIS

Discussing the future of humanitarian action at CSIS

Several factors today seem to demonstrate profound changes in the sector: the development of crises and vulnerabilities and the risks that are emerging, the environment around humanitarian action and the contemporary challenges to compliance with humanitarian principles, law, and access to victims.

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