1 November 2002

Neglect is Never Benign

Bill Frelick

A longer version of this article appears in the 2002 World Refugee Survey, published by the U.S. Committee for Refugees (USCR). Bill Fre-lick, former director of USCR, currently heads the refugee...

A worldwide survey of refugees shows that when crises emerge, the international community takes too little action, too late. Things have only gotten worse since last September.