#refugees

  • Article: Pope Francis Calls Trump's Migrant Family Separation Policy 'Immoral'
    Citizenship

    Pope Francis Calls Trump's Migrant Family Separation Policy 'Immoral'

    June 20, 2018

    Separating families is “contrary to Catholic values.” Read more

  • Article: More Than Half the World's Refugees Are Children
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    More Than Half the World's Refugees Are Children

    June 19, 2018

    More people fled war or persecution in 2017 than ever before. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq: 'People Here Have Lost Everything'
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    Angelina Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq: 'People Here Have Lost Everything'

    June 18, 2018

    "This is the worst devastation I have seen in all my years working with UNHCR." Read more

  • Article: Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides
    Girls & Women

    Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    March 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I regret that I got married. Girls my age are now studying. I am totally destroyed." Read more

  • Article: Refugee Children in Canada Could Be at Risk for Mental Health Issues, Experts Say
    Health

    Refugee Children in Canada Could Be at Risk for Mental Health Issues, Experts Say

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2018

    Changing schools is hard enough for a kid. Read more

  • Article: ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids
    Education

    ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids

    By David Brand|Dec. 21, 2017

    The program will provide educational content and emotional support for refugees. Read more

  • Article: Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity
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    Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity

    Dec. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Young African men bound for Europe are frequently caught in trafficking networks and sold for labor. Read more

  • Article: 11 Powerful Pictures That Show Volatility Around the World This Week
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    11 Powerful Pictures That Show Volatility Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017

    Confronting terrorism, mourning the dead and searching for safety. Read more