Refugees

UN and NGOs boost support to Central America amid migrant crisis

International organisations are increasing their support to the migration crisis in...

Press Release: Florida Man Solo Canoes the Mississippi River to raise $255,200 for ShelterBox

Sarasota, Fla., July 12, 2018 –To provide emergency shelter and supplies to...

1.7 Nigerians have been displaced and the situation is worsening

About 1.7 million people have been displaced due to the deteriorating humanitarian...

Less than 15% of children seeking asylum on the Greek Islands received an education in 2017

A report by Human Rights Watch reveals that asylum-seeking children in Greece are...

Humanitarian situation worsens in Ethiopia

More than 800,000 internally displaced people face extreme weather in Ethiopia. ...

Rohingya refugees are protected by new identity cards in Bangladesh

According to the United Nations refugee agency, Rohingya refugees who received shelter...

Women’s leadership is critical to the future of Niger

After meeting with the Nigerien president, Mahamadou Issoufu, on Saturday, Amina Mohammed,...

75% of South Sudanese children have known nothing but war - UNICEF

After South Sudan gained independence in 2011, becoming the world’s youngest...

We need to ‘step up to the plate’ and increase support for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

UN Secretary- General António Guterres and World Bank Group President Jim Yong...

The 10 most neglected displacement crises of 2017

Each year the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) releases a list of the ten most neglected...

Conflict and natural disasters displace millions of girls in East Africa

A recent report by World Vision titled ‘Girls on the Move’ has found that...

Plant trees to benefit refugees and host communities, urges UN

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has called for more trees to be planted...

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