Advocating for Iraqi Returnees

International Medical Corps has been working with Iraqi internally displaced persons since 2003 and aims to address the needs of Iraqi refugees in neighboring Lebanon, Jordan, and Syria.

New Clinic in Afghanistan on World Refugee Day

International Medical Corps helps inaugurate a new clinic to provide essential primary care for refugees in Afghanistan.

International Medical Corps Avert Outbreaks in Chad

Teams implemented immediate vaccinations and treatments after outbreak of meningitis in a refugee camp in eastern Chad

More On Refugee Response

March 4, 2015 - Building Self-Reliance: 3 Syrian Women Tell Their Stories

January 5, 2015 - The Lives of Syrian Survivors in an Iraq Refugee Camp

August 19, 2013 - The Daily Star Lebanon: Risks High, But Actual Disease Outbreaks Among Syrian Refugees Low

July 30, 2013 - Flow of Syrian Refugees into Lebanon Continues Unabated

June 20, 2013 - On World Refugee Day, International Medical Corps Honors the Millions Worldwide Displaced By Conflict & Disaster; Scales up Mental Health Services for Syrian Refugees

June 2013 - Interaction: Health in Humanitarian Response (pdf)

March 2, 2013 - The Economist: Flight to Nowhere

January 24, 2013 - Sharp Increase in Number of Syrian Refugees Fleeing into Jordan; International Medical Corps Rapidly Scaling up Humanitarian Services

November 30, 2012 - International Medical Corps Responds to the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon

July 10, 2012 - Lebanon's HRC halts Syrian refugee aid for lack of funds

June 28, 2012 - Refugee Emergency in South Sudan Persists; International Medical Corps Addresses Critical Needs

June 25, 2012 - How do you provide health services to 10,000 Sudanese refugees in a muddy field?

June 20, 2012 - The Race against Time at Kilometer 18

June 19, 2012 - Once “Lost,” Apollo Finds His Way with International Medical Corps

June 14, 2012 - Innovating New Approaches to Mental Health for Urban Refugees in Jordan

January 19, 2012 - At Kobe Refugee Camp, a Simple and Sustainable Solution for Kunse

July 7, 2011 - International Medical Corps & Heartland Alliance Implement Awareness-Raising Sessions for Iraqi Refugees in Lebanon

June 22, 2011 - A Home Away From Home: Life in the Somali Refugee Camps

June 20, 2011 - On World Refugee Day, International Medical Corps Highlights Plight of Those Fleeing Conflict in Libya, Sudan and Around the World

January 26, 2011 - South Sudan: Facing the Long Journey Home and the Hope of a Brighter Future

August 12, 2010 - International Medical Corps Advocates for Iraqi Returnees

August 11, 2010 -Bringing Iraqi Refugees and Lebanese Youth Together Through Sports

July 23, 2010 - For Iraqi Refugees in Lebanon, Help in Navigating the Complex Web of Returns & Resettlement

July 8, 2010 - A Smile for Better Days Ahead: World Refugee Day in Lebanon

June 30, 2010 - International Medical Corps Commemorates World Refugee Day in Pakistan

June 29, 2010 - International Medical Corps Helps Inaugurate New Clinic in Afghanistan on World Refugee Day

June 28, 2010 - International Medical Corps Providing Relief to Refugee Returnees in Kyrgyzstan

June 28, 2010 - Ilkhom: A Refugee Story from Kyrgyzstan

June 25, 2010 - International Medical Corps Holds Outdoor Fair for Displaced Iraqis in Jordan

June 17, 2010 - International Medical Corps Honors the 42 Million Who Remain Displaced Globally on World Refugee Day

June 17, 2010 - International Medical Corps Deploying Team Into Kyrgyzstan Amid Refugee Emergency

June 15, 2010 - International Medical Corps Responding to Refugee Crisis at Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan Border

June 14, 2010 - One Year Later, An Ongoing Crisis for Pakistan's Displaced

June 2010 - International Medical Corps on Urban Refugees

March 15, 2010 - Afghan Refugees: In Their Own Words

December 11, 2010 - International Medical Corps Launches Program to Combat Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Somali Refugee Camp

November 15, 2009 - International Medical Corps Teams Avert Outbreaks in Chad Refugee Camps

September 8, 2009 - Children's Art Exchange with Refugees in Uganda

July 21, 2009 - Starting Over (Uganda)

July 20, 2009 - Delivering Relief in Syria

July 15, 2009 - Bringing Safe Water and Sanitation to Afghan Returnees

June 20, 2009 - World Refugee Day 2009

March 31, 2009 - In Testimony before Senate, International Medical Corps CEO Urges U.S. to Increase Support for Displaced Iraqis

March 04, 2009 -International Medical Corps Applauds President Obama's Promise to Help Iraqis Impacted by the War in Iraq

June 27, 2008 - Drawing the Refugee Experience (Afghanistan)

April 2, 2008 - International Medical Corps Signs MoU to Expand Support to Iraqi Refugees

March 27, 2008 - International Medical Corps Becomes First American NGO to Operate in Syria

February 29, 2008 -The Glass Triangle: Helping Sudan, Chad and Central African Republic Through a Turbulent February

January 8, 2008 -International Medical Corps Assists Displaced Kenyans - Humanitarian Crisis Worsens

January 3, 2008 - International Medical Corps Signs onto Letter Asking U.S. to Take Lead in Iraqi Refugee Crisis

June 18, 2007 -Without Home or Country: The plight of refugees worldwide

June 15, 2007 -Making a Difference in the Triangle of Violence and Displacement

March 15, 2007 -The other side of the lens

January 4, 2007 - To Yemen: Crossing the Gulf

January 2, 2007 - Somalia Refugee Crisis

May 1, 2006 - International Medical Corps and UNHCR to transfer Chadian refugees to western Sudan

November 1, 2005 - International Medical Corps helps displaced Muslims celebrate Eid in Chad

July 21, 2005 - Chad: As Malnutrition Rages among Darfur Refugees, Training Becomes as Important as Treatment

July 20, 2005 - Down but not out: Sudanese refugees step up to help International Medical Corps improve health in the camps in eastern Chad

November 01, 2001 - International Medical Corps Offers Help to "Invisible" Afghan Refugees in Pakistan


For 30 years, International Medical Corps has worked to relieve the suffering of those impacted by war, natural disaster and disease by delivering vital health care services that focus on training, helping devastated populations return to self-reliance.