NEWS: A $1 million gift by Canadian philanthropist and Crisis Group Trustee Frank Giustra has enabled Crisis Group to grant two-year research fellowships to three young regional experts. The new Giustra Fellows will assist in our mission to prevent deadly conflict, with a focus on the plight of refugees and the displaced.
PHOTOS & VIDEO: Frank Giustra and The Radcliffe Foundation, in collaboration with the Vancouver International Film Festival, awarded Alex Nagy a $20,000 prize for his film Helpful Hand.
NEWS: The Clooney Foundation for Justice has launched a private sector initiative designed to educate all out-of-school children in Lebanon, including Syrian refugees. Google.Org, Virgin Unite, the Radcliffe Foundation, and theSABIS® Foundation are among the founding partners who, along with the Clooney Foundation, are contributing funding and resources to the initiative.
PHOTOS & VIDEO: The Radcliffe Foundation, in partnership with the Greek Ministry of Migration, is working with on-the-ground partners to renovate the abandoned Elpída factory in northern Greece. The Elpída Home will soon become home to 800 displaced refugees.
PHOTOS: Radcliffe Foundation deliveries on June 11 to informal camps in Torbali, Turkey included 1,000 food packs to 1,000 Syrian refugees.
PHOTOS: Vancouver Search and Rescue and Emergency Response Center International travelled to Lesbos, Greece, to help improve rescue efforts for families fleeing Syria
PHOTOS: Members of the Boys Club Network walk to raise awareness and funds for families fleeing the war in Syria
PHOTOS: The Syrian refugee crisis is unprecedented. Hundreds of thousands of civilians have lost their lives. Entire cities have been reduced to rubble.