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August 19th, 2008
Iraqi Exodus
Additional Web Resources

CIA World Factbook: Syria, Jordan, and Iraq
Information about each country’s history, population, geography, government, military and economy, compiled by the CIA.

UNHCR: Iraq
Articles and statistics about the Iraqi refugee crisis from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees.

Five Years Later, A Hidden Crisis
Report on the International Rescue Committee’s visit to Syria and Jordan in February 2008. Includes descriptions of living conditions, personal stories, graphs, charts and policy recommendations.

Refugees International: Iraq
News and policy recommendations from the non-profit organization Refugees International.

Bearing Witness: Five Years of the Iraq War
Multimedia history of the war in Iraq, including maps, photos and videos from Reuters reporters.

A Long Road for Iraq’s Refugees
Recent article on U.S. and Iraqi government policy related to the refugee crisis, from the Council on Foreign Relations.

Living Beyond Borders: Blogging the Iraqi Displacement Crisis
Blog about the Iraqi refugee crisis from the American Friends Service Committee’s Wage Peace Campaign.

Timeline: U.S. Government Response to Iraqi Refugee Crisis
Milestones in the U.S. and international response to the Iraqi refugee crisis from the non-profit Human Rights First.

The List Project
U.S. non-profit founded in 2007 to help resettle Iraqis who are imperiled due to their affiliation with the U.S. Website includes statistics, a timeline and FAQs about the Iraqi refugee crisis.

Iraq Action Days
Coalition of over 20 humanitarian organizations working for peace in Iraq.

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