Chris York

150 Years Of The Red Cross: In Pictures

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris York | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) celebrates its 150th anniversary on Sunday, a century and a half of providing humanitarian assista...

Tributes Paid To Murdered Aid Worker

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

Tributes have been paid to a British aid worker whose body was found dumped in an orchard in Pakistan. Khalil Dale, 60, was abducted at gunpoint in...

Syria: Thousands Flee To Lebanon As UN Officials Confirm Visit

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

More than a thousand Syrians have fled to Lebanon after weeks of attacks on the town of Homs and other areas. The Associated Press said that as man...

Syria: Atrocities Reported In Ruins Of Baba Amr As Red Cross Wait For Access

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

Aid agencies are still unable to distribute vital medical supplies in the Baba Amr area of Homs, Syria, amid accusations of executions and torture tak...

How Dr Amna Tillisi is Taking Medical Aid to Libya

Helena Williams | Posted 08.01.2012 | Home
Helena Williams

The first female gynaecologist on the ground, Tillisi helped establish an obstetrician clinic for women within just 48 hours of being there - and explains the dire need the camp was in for an authoritative woman's presence in the camp.