There are now more displaced people in the world than at any time in modern history, surpassing even the displacement after World War II. Here are the #FactsNotFears about refugees.
For the first time, a team of refugee athletes will compete under the Olympic flag.
Oxfam is calling on the country’s leaders to end the violence and for the international community to help ensure peace.
It’s been a tough few weeks. I’m trying to remember when the storm clouds started gathering. When people at work started to look tired, like they hadn’t slept, or would rather go back to bed. Was it Orlando? Jo Cox’s murder? Brexit? Bangladesh, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia?
‘We cry for peace’: On the 5th anniversary of their independence, South Sudanese long for conflict to end
Years of war have left the world’s newest country in a fragile state.
“I’m proactive. And if I see something is wrong, I’ll say so, and do my best to fix it,” says Anny Khan, who founded an organization that helps educate the public about the needs of refugees.