#Refugee Olympic Team

  • Article: Refugees in Kenya Are Watching the Olympics for the First Time

    Refugees in Kenya Are Watching the Olympics for the First Time

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 10, 2016

    And the pictures are gold. Read more

  • Article: Paulo Lokoro Left Home Without Even a Pair of Shoes; Now He’s an Olympian

    Paulo Lokoro Left Home Without Even a Pair of Shoes; Now He’s an Olympian

    By Krista Watson|Aug. 4, 2016

    “To win a medal, a gold, that is my dream.” Read more

  • Video: His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team

    His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team

    By Meghan Werft|July 25, 2016

    “Swimming is my life,” Anis says. “The swimming pool is my home.” Read more

  • Article: Yolande Mabika judo refugee team olympics

    Why this Olympic Judoka wrestler is fighting for it all

    By Meghan Werft|June 21, 2016

    “I am representing all refugees in the world,” Yolande told Global Citizen. Read more

  • Article: olympic refugee team 1500m track and field

    Anjelina runs for Olympic Refugee team in hopes of returning home

    By Krista Watson|CHIME FOR CHANGE|June 20, 2016

    Rio is bringing her one mile closer to home. Read more