#refugee crisis

  • Article: 1 Million Syrian Refugee Children are Out of School — Here's Why It Matters
    Education

    1 Million Syrian Refugee Children are Out of School — Here's Why It Matters

    By Colleen Curry| June 20, 2017

    The future depends on educating today’s refugees. Read more

  • Article: The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers
    Citizenship

    The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers

    June 12, 2017 |News Deeply

    The 60-year-old destroyed roughly 3,500 mines before one took his life. Read more

  • Article: Boy From Aleppo Whose Photo Went Viral Resurfaces in New Images
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    Boy From Aleppo Whose Photo Went Viral Resurfaces in New Images

    June 6, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A photograph of the wounded boy, sitting blankly and alone, went viral last year. Read more

  • Article: Ai Weiwei Poses as Drowned Syrian Toddler Following Trump Visit
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    Ai Weiwei Poses as Drowned Syrian Toddler Following Trump Visit

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 31, 2017

    Ai Weiwei recreated the photo of the drowned Syrian toddler for a second time. Read more

  • Article: The US Just Quietly Doubled the Number of Refugees It Is Accepting
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    The US Just Quietly Doubled the Number of Refugees It Is Accepting

    By Colleen Curry| May 30, 2017

    It’s good news — though it could be temporary. Read more

  • Article: A Person Was Displaced From Their Home Every Single Second of 2016
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    A Person Was Displaced From Their Home Every Single Second of 2016

    May 22, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly 7 million people were uprooted due to conflict in sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. Read more

  • Article: Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says
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    Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says

    May 18, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It is unconscionable that we are not adequately defending children from these predators." Read more

  • Article: Heartbreaking: 1 Million Refugees from South Sudan Are Children
    Food & Hunger

    Heartbreaking: 1 Million Refugees from South Sudan Are Children

    By Colleen Curry| May 9, 2017

    Another 1 million are internally displaced, and all are deeply at risk. Read more