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About the project

‘Ukraine’s hidden tragedy: understanding the outcomes of population displacement from the country’s war torn regions’ is a research project of interdisciplinary team from the University of Birmingham, University of Oxford and  Ukrainian Catholic University (AHRC PCCSR award). 242 more words

The Travelers


“Time was passing like a hand waving from a train I wanted to be on.
I hope you never have to think about anything as much as I think about you.”

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Third Culture Kid

Mobilising affinity ties for humanitarianism at the war-torn China-Myanmar border

By Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho, National University of Singapore

A few days after Christmas 2016, a social media post caught my eye. It stated,

‘Dear Humanitarian Agencies, IDPs regret to let you know that all the humanitarian assistance you provided […] has been abandoned again last night due to the offensive war of Govt Military’.

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Transactions Of The Institute Of British Geographers

Forced migration and mental health: prolonged internal displacement, return migration and resilience

Author(s) : Chesmal SIRIWARDHANA, Robert STEWART

http://inthealth.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2012/12/28/inthealth.ihs014.short

Abstract

Forced internal displacement has been rising steadily, mainly due to conflict. Many internally displaced people (IDP) experience prolonged displacement.

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Medicine

THE MAPS YOU TOOK WITH YOU WHEN YOU WENT BY JOE HORGAN

We tend to think of migrants as those who only cross borders. However, Internally Displaced People (IDP) are a huge issue facing countries experiencing humanitarian disasters and wars. 900 more words

Poem

KWO Team Creates  A Kid Friendly Environment in Displaced Villages

As we reported earlier a KWO team went to distribute the emergency supplies to recently displaced Karen families in two Karen Villages. Our team also bought some refreshment for children  to help make  them happier in this difficult situation.   11 more words

Burma

Islamic State captures 3,000 Iraqi civilians -- Executed 12 -- More executions feared -- UNHCR

Reuters

Fri Aug 5, 2016 4:47am EDT

GENEVA | BY TOM MILES

An Islamic State flag hangs amid electric wires over a street in Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp, near the port-city of Sidon, southern Lebanon January 19, 2016. 393 more words