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  1. The new face of the Sahel

    ... family laws. They are also agitating for legal adoption of refugee children and orphans, an innovation under prevailing local Islamic ... - 16 Aug 2017

  2. How South Sudan’s ‘lost boy’ brought water to his village

    Salva Dut, a former refugee, has helped drill 300 boreholes in his country By:  ... Upon reaching neighbouring Ethiopia, they were sent to Itang refugee camp in the western part of the country. Salva was among some 20,000 ... boys of Sudan”. After six years at the Ethiopian refugee camp, it was time to move again. Salva led a group of 1,500 “lost ... - 9 Aug 2017

  3. Africa Takes the Lead to Support Refugees and their Hosts with Long-Term Solutions

    ... inclusion are two ways African governments are approaching refugee management differently The World Bank is strengthening ... for his political views. For five years he lived as a refugee in Kenya before he was finally able to return home.  “There ...

    eleni - 7 Jul 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 ... - 16 May 2017

  5. 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 - 16 May 2017

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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