Ben Smilowitz

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On Monday, thousands of humanitarians will gather in Istanbul for the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit, hosted by the United Nations. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said that the primary goal of the event is to reaffirm our commitment to humanitarian ideals and take action to end “the erosion of humanity which we see in the world today.” Turkey is a good place to start, as the country hosts millions of refugees but has made it impossible for the world to learn how they are faring.

Turkey is host to 2.7 million refugees and seeks $6.7 billion in additional humanitarian assistance from the European Union.…  Seguir leyendo »