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Why is the US cutting aid to refugees?

Why is the US cutting aid to refugees?

the White House wants a three billion dollar foreign aid cut including two refugee organizations but the media gave almost no details here’s what you need to know the UN HCR High Commissioner for Refugees is in 128…

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The Graduation Approach for Refugees

The Graduation Approach for Refugees

the graduation approach is an ambitious effort to address the multiple constraints of the extreme pole in a single approach graduation guides a person step-by-step through a personalized path to a graduation out of extreme poverty in 2002…

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Rohingya children at risk during Myanmar refugee crisis

Rohingya children at risk during Myanmar refugee crisis

As the Rohingya refugee crisis in Myanmar continues to worsen, aid workers are struggling to protect those most vulnerable among them—unaccompanied children. In response, Child Welfare officers, UNICEF, and other charities have been setting up child-friendly zones throughout…

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Focus on Immigration, Third Perspective: Refugees

Focus on Immigration, Third Perspective: Refugees

(gentle piano music) (gentle music) – [Narrator] Leaving one’s home is so difficult. Anyone of us who knows family members or others who have left, even when it’s really beyond belief what they have to put up with,…

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Refugee Coalition of East Africa (RefCEA)

Refugee Coalition of East Africa (RefCEA)

The life in the camp is not the life I can tell the whole story. They either attempt to rape you, abuse you, but generally life is not good for every member who belongs to LGBTI. The camp…

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Brighter Lives for Refugees

Brighter Lives for Refugees

Brighter Lives For Refugees They say we are everywhere Still we have nowhere to go They say we could fill a country Still we have none to call our own We came here when guns drew closer And…

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Biometrics Innovation for Refugees in Thailand

Biometrics Innovation for Refugees in Thailand

In a remote refugee camp in Western Thailand with no electricity, phone coverage or access to the Internet, an unlikely digital revolution is changing lives. Ban Mai Nai Soi camp. More than 10,000 Myanmar refugees live here, some…

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Germany: The Syrian Refugee band Musiqana

Germany: The Syrian Refugee band Musiqana

When the war came everything changed in Syria. Everything completely changed. Suddenly, everything is broken. I left Syria because you have no choice, you know. It’s war. War means you find some place to save yourself. When I’m…

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Oromo refugees protest outside UNHCR Egypt الأورومو يعتصمون لحين الاستجابة للمطالب

Oromo refugees protest outside UNHCR Egypt الأورومو يعتصمون لحين الاستجابة للمطالب

There are many Oromo people here All of them are demanding their rights We have been asking for interviews with UNHCR since 2013 Those who get an interview do not receive clear answers and those who do get…

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Humanitarian Diplomacy / Refugee Coordinators in Action

Humanitarian Diplomacy / Refugee Coordinators in Action

>>Ben Moeling: Recently, we brought together refugee coordinators from around the world for several days to exchange best practices. Those refugee coordinators are at the cutting edge of American diplomacy and are working directly with beneficiaries and humanitarian…

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