Helping Women in Kurdistan region of Iraq to Find Jobs

Having a job makes me feel better emotionally and financially. There is no one to help me find a job and I have family responsibilities. That’s why I am unemployed. These two statements from two …

Mount Kenya: A View of Climate Impacts and Opportunities

In March 2019, a small expedition team climbed Mount Kenya to see first-hand how climate change is impacting communities and how they are adapting and driving opportunities for climate action. Tim Jarvis, who led the …

Powerful Algerian Party Abandons Beleaguered Bouteflika

An influential Algerian party that was a long-time supporter of Abdelaziz Bouteflika has criticized the ailing president for seeking to stay in power, another setback for the ruling elite in the face of mass demonstrations.…

Facts and Figures – The ICRC In Algeria, (January 2017 – December 2018)

Algeria: at the heart of our action, from January 2017 to December 2018

In Algeria, the ICRC was active during the war of independence (1954-1962), visiting detainees and assisting displaced populations.

Today, the ICRC in …

Algerian Doctors, Students Protest as New Deputy PM Promises Change

Algeria’s new Deputy Prime Minister Ramtane Lamamra says that President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika has vowed to hand over power to whoever is elected to succeed him, following a planned national dialogue conference under the auspices …

Algerian Doctors, Students Protest as New Deputy PM Promises Change

Algeria’s new Deputy Prime Minister Ramtane Lamamra says that President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika has vowed to hand over power to whoever is elected to succeed him, following a planned national dialogue conference under the auspices …

Thousands Rally in Algiers as Protest Leaders Tell Army to Stay Away

Thousands of students, university professors and health workers rallied in Algiers on Tuesday calling for President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to quit, and a new group headed by activists and opposition figures told the army not to …