#Refugees

  • Article: This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied
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    This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    The lawyers argue that it's textbook discrimination. Read more

  • Feature: LGBTQ Refugees Face Unimaginable Trauma, But They’re Rising Up
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    LGBTQ Refugees Face Unimaginable Trauma, But They’re Rising Up

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Feb. 22, 2018

    “You’re fighting against people who are trained to deport you.” Read more

  • Article: A Pilot Program in Germany Is Helping Refugees Become Teachers
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    A Pilot Program in Germany Is Helping Refugees Become Teachers

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 22, 2018

    “We need stability and a future. That’s why this programme is so important for us.” Read more

  • Article: After 250 Civilians Were Killed in Syria, UNICEF Issued a Chilling Response
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    After 250 Civilians Were Killed in Syria, UNICEF Issued a Chilling Response

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 20, 2018

    The agency is at a loss for words. Read more

  • Feature: Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes
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    Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Feb. 15, 2018

    “The photographs show very clearly what’s possible when people and communities react with openness.” Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Refuses to Abandon Britain's 0.7% Aid Commitment
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    Theresa May Refuses to Abandon Britain's 0.7% Aid Commitment

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    She's standing up to pressure from the media and within her own party. Read more

  • Article: UK Foreign Secretary Urges UN to Help Rohingya Refugees to Return Home
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    UK Foreign Secretary Urges UN to Help Rohingya Refugees to Return Home

    Feb. 12, 2018|Voice of America

    "I've seen nothing like it in my life." Read more

  • Article: What It Was Like to Work in a Rohingya Refugee Camp At the Start of the Crisis
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    What It Was Like to Work in a Rohingya Refugee Camp At the Start of the Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 9, 2018

    Immad Ahmed, Executive Director of OBAT Helpers, the chaos of the crisis's earliest days. Read more