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  1. Girls worst affected as conflict keeps more than 25 million children out of school – UNICEF

    ... but it can never take away your knowledge –young refugee and education activist To help raise awareness on challenges ... been working with Muzoon Almellehan, a 19-year-old Syrian refugee and education activist. Ms. Almellehan fled the violence in her ...

    eleni - 27 Apr 2017

  2. Déclaration conjointe du HCR et de l’OIM sur le décret du Président Trump concernant les réfugiés

    Author:  UNHCR UN Refugee Agency © UNHCR/Nick Otto 28 ... les réfugiés Topics:  Africa Refugee Crisis Statement on President Trump ...

    atangai - 13 Mar 2017

  3. Africa most affected by refugee crisis

    ... the efforts of African countries also grappling with refugee emergencies. While European nations seek to limit the “economic” ... number of refugees — currently 80% of the world’s refugee population. Refugees hosted in developing countries put enormous ... - 23 Feb 2017

  4. Migration: taking rickety boats to Europe

    ... IOM’s Missing Migrants Project recorded 5,085 migrants and refugee deaths in the Mediterranean, compared to 3,777 the previous year and ... - 23 Feb 2017

  5. Africa Watch: Africa’s high hopes for new UN chief

    ... and host communities in Dadaab, one of the world’s largest refugee camps. During this meeting, Mr. Guterres helped broker a ... - 23 Feb 2017

  6. Let’s close gap between humanitarian needs and resources

    ... Now that the summit is over, what has really changed for a refugee in a Syrian camp or somewhere in Europe, or in South Sudan, Mali, Niger ... - 25 Nov 2016

  7. Women grapple with harsh weather

    ... land and of experiencing gender-based violence while in the refugee camps. In the camps, women risk assault when they venture out of the ... and firewood.  Leila Abdulahi, a 25-year-old Somali refugee who arrived in the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya after the 2011 drought, ... - 25 Nov 2016

  8. UNHCR provides a safety net for Nigerians at lakeside camp in Chad

    ... community. © UNHCR/Oualid Khelifi Nigerian refugee Hawali Oumar woke up to the sound of gunfire and the sight of his ... Boko Haram in provinces around the lake, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is focusing on protection, shelter and education. This involves ...

    amelia - 25 Nov 2016


    ... has been investigating allegations of sexual exploitation of refugee girls by aid workers and peacekeepers in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra ... by increasing security and international personnel in refugee camps, deploying more female staff and establishing new reporting ...

    amelia - 18 Nov 2016

  10. African Union: a dream under construction

    ... African leaders. Moreover, if domestic instability leads to refugee flows, rebel incursions and other repercussions for neighbouring ...

    amelia - 14 Oct 2016