#refugee crisis

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

    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

  • Article: This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes
    Finance & Innovation

    This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes

    April 25, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Revolutionary" app aims to increase public empathy toward the plight of Rohingya refugees. Read more

  • Article: These Journalists Are Waging a War Against ISIS in Syria
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    These Journalists Are Waging a War Against ISIS in Syria

    By Gabriella Canal| April 20, 2017

    These everyday citizens risk their lives to tell the story of what’s happening in their hometown. Read more

  • Article: Refugees Brought This Small, Dying Italian Village Back to Life
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    Refugees Brought This Small, Dying Italian Village Back to Life

    By Gabriella Canal| April 19, 2017

    And the model may serve as a model for the rest of Europe. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Is the World’s Most Welcoming Country for Refugees, But It Needs Help
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    Uganda Is the World’s Most Welcoming Country for Refugees, But It Needs Help

    By Gabriella Canal| April 5, 2017

    The country is home to the world’s largest refugee camp. Read more

  • Article: 7-Year-Old Bana Alabed Makes Another Plea to Trump for Help After Chemical Attack in Syria
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    7-Year-Old Bana Alabed Makes Another Plea to Trump for Help After Chemical Attack in Syria

    By James O'Hare| April 4, 2017

    Please, don’t make her have to ask again. Read more