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Femi Kuti meets with survivors of Boko Haram terror in Nigeria

World-renowned musician Femi Kuti recently traveled to northeastern Nigeria to meet with people displaced from areas ravaged for years by Boko Haram and see the International Rescue Committee's crisis response in action.

ArticleMarch 8, 2017
An IRC health worker checks an elderly woman's blood pressure

IRC ramps up emergency response for Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram terror

The International Rescue Committee is significantly scaling up our humanitarian response in northeastern Nigeria, where hunger and famine threaten people who have lived in the grip of Boko Haram terror over the past four years.

ArticleAugust 31, 2016

Why Boko Haram won't keep this girl out of the classroom

At 14, Hauwa’u dreams of becoming a doctor. Although Boko Haram violence forced her to miss almost a year of school, she was able to continue her education at a free learning center run by the IRC.

ArticleNovember 29, 2016
Six-month-year-old Falmata Usman with severe malnutrition

As thousands finally escape from Boko Haram terror, a food crisis lingers

Without urgent aid, a food crisis may leave up to 2.5 million people at risk of starvation in northeastern Nigeria.

ArticleSeptember 6, 2016