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Fruitful Encounters

Sooo – as you might see from the photos I’m having a great time here and if you follow my post more regularly you will notice that they become less regular (ok, they weren’t really before either^^). 452 more words

CPT

Pakistani and Afghan Asylum seekers in Sri Lanka

By Fatima Bint Abdullah

Pak Sri Lanka friendship is strong and remains unchanged. It was Pakistan which helped Sri Lanka to win their war against separatist Tamil tigers. 878 more words

Pakistan

UNHCR and the burden of caring for C.A.R refugees

A severely malnourished Central African Republic child refugee.

The C.A.R crises is one of the most under funded humanitarian crises in the world, and the… 226 more words

Humanitarian

Will We?

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Will We?

The generation of light, the dot COM generation, the baby boomers, 90s kids; all words used to describe this idealistic generation I was fortunate enough to be born in. 591 more words

Government

ISRAEL in GAZA: Has Israel committed war crimes?

The UN launches an investigation into Israel’s ongoing assault on the Gaza Strip. Twenty-nine of the UN Human Rights Council’s 47 members voted in favour of creating a commission of inquiry to look at possible war crimes committed by Israel. 84 more words

ASIA: MIDDLE EAST SECURITY

UNHCR Requests an End to Migrant Deaths at Sea

“UNHCR calls for urgent European action to end refugee and migrant deaths at sea,” from the UNHCR:

The UN refugee agency called Thursday for urgent European action to stop rising refugee and migrant deaths at sea, after more than 260 people have died or been reported missing trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to get to Europe in the last 10 days alone.

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Migration in Dignity and Security. Part II.

On this second post about Migration I will discuss the problems created by too few speaking up about the truth behind migration.

First of all, why do people migrate? 662 more words