‘No reason to worry … in this month of Ramadan’ - IRUSA 2017Newsletter

“Well, I am delighted to meet you today” is how Nana begins her story. Nana is a widow in Mali...

May 15, 2017Arzina’s story

IRUSA - ARZINA’S STORY - May 2017 Case Study

Arzina lives in Kantessor Vateswor, a very poor village along the Lalmonirhat to Burimari Highway in Bangladesh. She lost...

IRUSA A HELPING HAND FOR RABAA’S CHILDREN - Apr 2017 Case Study

Rabaa is a widow with eight children in Gaza. Her husband was killed during the 2014 conflict when he went...

March 7, 2017#IDidntAsk: Qaiser

#IDidntAsk: Qaiser

Qaiser is 30 years old. He’s from Mosul, Iraq. He left Mosul after his brother and father were killed.

March 7, 2017#IDidntAsk: Suleekha

#IDidntAsk: Suleekha

Suleekha is 7. She lost her father when she was just 2 years old. She was raised in this...

March 7, 2017#IDidntAsk: Faisal

#IDidntAsk: Faisal

Faisal left one war zone for another one that he thought might be safer. He came from Yemen to...

March 7, 2017#IDidntAsk: Siham

#IDidntAsk: Siham

Siham’s family was very cold the winter before we met her. Snow fell, and there was no heat in...

March 7, 2017#IDidntAsk: Ahmed

#IDidntAsk: Ahmed

Ahmed didn’t want to leave his home to look safety in Greece—he didn’t want to cling to a boat...

Bread in the Aleppo Countryside

Futeim lives in a camp in the southern Aleppo countryside with her three surviving children. She lost her husband...

Safa’: Refugee Serving Americans

Safa’ is a Syrian refugee. Her family left Dara’ to live in Jordan for three years. They finally arrived...