Peter Biro
Peter Biro

Peter Biro is the senior communications officer for the International Rescue Committee. Currently based in Thailand, he reports on the IRC's humanitarian aid programs. Born in Sweden, he has also worked for the United Nations in Cambodia, East Timor, Kosovo, and Sierra Leone, and as a print journalist and photographer in Europe and Southeast Asia.

Dispatches
Aug. 2 2011 5:12 PMThis Is What Famine Looks LikeScenes from the Dadaab refugee camp.
Dispatches
Dec. 22 2010 10:15 AMLife on the MarginsStunning photographs of urban refugees in Thailand.
Gallery
Aug. 2 2011 5:11 PMThe Human Face of Famine
  Life
Caixin
Aug. 31 2015 10:26 AM Unraveling Why So Many Firefighters Perished in the Tianjin Blast Lack of basic chemical safety regulations or even “willful neglect” may have impeded firefighters and contributed to their deaths.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.