Tag: refugee crisis

How We Met Laurel: A Blind Syrian Refugee Opens Up About Moving To The U.S. At 17 | TIME

How We Met Laurel: A Blind Syrian Refugee Opens Up About Moving To The U.S. At 17 | TIME

This is stool right here. Can you feel it? Yes. And then sit yourself on the stool. My name is Laurel Allen Hilbert and I am a Syrian refugee. No ban. No wall. Human rights for all. I…

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Is South Sudan Government Engaged in Ethnic Cleansing, Triggering Africa’s Biggest Refugee Crisis?

Is South Sudan Government Engaged in Ethnic Cleansing, Triggering Africa’s Biggest Refugee Crisis?

AMY GOODMAN: We end today’s show by looking at South Sudan, where the United Nations warns an ethnic cleansing campaign carried out by the South Sudanese government is threatening to empty the country. The United Nations has accused…

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REFUGEE CRISIS | Born at Sea – World’s Youngest Refugee

REFUGEE CRISIS | Born at Sea – World’s Youngest Refugee

This morning we had two rescues, two rubber boats, 240 persons. There were 40 women and among them there were six pregnant women. We quickly found out that one of these women had contractions. I examined her and…

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Unpacked: Refugee Baggage | Exhibitions | Showcase

Unpacked: Refugee Baggage | Exhibitions | Showcase

Bu bavullar mültecilerin hikayelerini taşıyor Her biri geride bırakmak zorunda oldukları evi temsil ediyor ‘UNPACKED: Mülteci Bavulu’ adlı proje sanatçı Mohamad Hafez ve yazar Ahmet Badr tarafından oluşturulan çoklu ortamlı bir sergi Savaşın perişan ettiği odaları, binaları ve…

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Champion Cara Delevingne in Uganda Raising Awareness for Refugee Girls’ Education

Champion Cara Delevingne in Uganda Raising Awareness for Refugee Girls’ Education

I’m Girl Up Champion Cara Delevingne and I’m here with Girl Up and the UNHCR. We’re here at the Goboro entry point in Uganda. Since July 2016, over 450,000 refugees have fled South Sudan and have received services…

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4 Years as a Refugee in Sweden

4 Years as a Refugee in Sweden

how do you start a YouTube channel I really don’t know how to start this hello I have no freaking idea how to start a YouTube channel so I’m gonna get my cat she’s gonna help me hello…

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How the Jo Cox Studentship will help refugee studies

How the Jo Cox Studentship will help refugee studies

Receiving the Jo Cox Studentship for me in Refugee-Migration Studies is not just an immense honour at a personal level but also a responsibility with with a lot of history behind it. For me as a person who…

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What This Syrian Refugee Does That Will Make You Smile

What This Syrian Refugee Does That Will Make You Smile

I’m a very, very happy child when I was in Syria. Before the war in Syria. 2011, the war started. One day, when I finished school, I was going out with three of my friends, and then suddenly,…

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Shaima’s Story – A Day in a Life of a Refugee Child | World Vision

Shaima’s Story – A Day in a Life of a Refugee Child | World Vision

Shaima: We were in our village when the missiles and bombs hit. I told my father we should leave and go to Jordan. We had to walk about 72 kilometres. Thousands of children like Shaima, fleeing their homes…

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Joining Refugees On Perilous Boat Crossing | Special Report

Joining Refugees On Perilous Boat Crossing | Special Report

Abu Abdullah’s family have slept on this pavement for five days now. They fled bombs and fighting in the Syrian city of Daraa. But like the hundreds of others crowding the Turkish town of Izmir, this is but…

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