18 year old Refugees Olympic Team swimmer appeals to World Economic Forum to support those fleeing war & persecution
By: Gisella Lomax, UNHCR | 18 January 2017
Yusra Mardini, the Syrian swimmer who inspired the world at last summer’s Rio Olympic Games, has made an impassioned appeal to global leaders in Davos to ensure vulnerable refugees like her are given more than basic support.
“With food for our stomachs, refugees can survive. But only if they […]