#Refugees

  • Article: This Teaching Program Is Helping Venezuelan Refugees Get Back on Their Feet

    This Teaching Program Is Helping Venezuelan Refugees Get Back on Their Feet

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 7, 2020

    Ecuador has become home to hundreds of thousands of refugees fleeing crisis in Venezuela. Read more

  • Article: Majority of US States Want to Accept More Refugees

    Majority of US States Want to Accept More Refugees

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 2, 2020

    There are nearly 30 million refugees worldwide — the most ever recorded. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    Rohingya Child Refugees Are Being Denied Education, Human Rights Watch Says

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 3, 2019

    “The international community needs to act and demand that Bangladesh and Myanmar change course.” Read more

  • Article: This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    Eileen Johnson, from Cardigan, wanted to do something worthwhile before she turned 80. Read more

  • Article: ‘I See the Positive Effect Music Has’: Why I'm Setting Up London's Most Inclusive Choir and Orchestra

    ‘I See the Positive Effect Music Has’: Why I'm Setting Up London's Most Inclusive Choir and Orchestra

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 21, 2019

    Meet Romain Malan, who's combined his musical expertise with social causes he is passionate about. Read more

  • Article: UN Honors Activist Who Helped Thousands of Refugees Return to the Congo

    UN Honors Activist Who Helped Thousands of Refugees Return to the Congo

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 25, 2019

    Conflict has forced 4.5 million Congolese to flee their homes and 850,000 to leave the country. Read more

  • Article: A ‘No Deal’ Brexit Could Stop Child Refugees Being Reunited With Families in the UK

    A ‘No Deal’ Brexit Could Stop Child Refugees Being Reunited With Families in the UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 10, 2019

    Britain’s future is uncertain — and the most vulnerable could be set to suffer the consequences. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 3, 2019

    In the Thon Met village, families are given the tools and resources they need to rebuild. Read more