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ICRC Christmas advert raises awareness of people missing in conflict and disasters

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has used its 2018 Christmas advert...

Lower remittance fees to improve the quality of education in developing countries, says UN

According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation...

Bogota day care centre helps at-risk Venezuelan children cope with the adaptation process

According to a report from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Venezuelan children...

UNESCO: More needs to be done to include migrants and refugees in education systems

According to UNESCO’s 2019 Global Education Monitoring report, the number of...

Schools in Gaza close as fighting threatens safety of children and teachers

According to a report from TheirWorld, an outbreak of violence has prompted action...

IOM’s app for migrants launches four additional languages

On 13 November, the UN Migration Agency (IOM) launched it’s ‘MigApp’...

Big data from space to be used for disaster prevention in Africa

On Monday, outer space and disaster response experts gathered at a United Nations...

Death toll from migrant Mediterranean Sea route to Europe surpasses 2,000

In recent years the Mediterranean Sea has proven to be the deadliest sea route for...

UN DESA warns that thousands of cities worldwide are at high risk of disaster

According to a report by UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) titled...

New project to assist unaccompanied migrants across Spain

Within the last few years, numerous countries worldwide have encountered an influx...

Urban migration is increasing the risk of natural and man-made disasters

Each week, 1.4 million people migrate to cities and urban areas around the world....

Qatar approves new law to protect asylum seekers

According to Human Rights Watch, the emir of Qatar has signed the Gulf region’s...

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