South America

The Case For An Intersectional Approach To Humanitarian Aid

Intersectional Identities and the Experience of Displacement Natural disaster and conflict often demonstrates the acute vulnerability of certain groups. Humanitarian and international organizations, such as the Red Cross and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, play a vital role in protecting and providing for those affected, including displaced peoples. […]

Colombia’s FARC Deal “Working,” But Still Leaves Room for Improvement

Colombia’s historic deal with the FARC rebels, signed last November and initiated earlier this month, means big changes are afoot for human rights and political stability in the country. Although the Red Cross maintains that the peace accord has been effective, the humanitarian organization is calling for more concerted efforts […]