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Pope, Translator Cite 'Rohingya' Repeatedly After Silence

Pope Francis is making up for his silence about the Rohingya refugee crisis while in Myanmar: During his general audience Wednesday, Francis or his translator cited the “Rohingya” by name at least a half-dozen times, in a variety of languages. 97 more words

Refugee Crisis

Ethiopia Plans to Close 27 Refugee Camps

The government of Ethiopia says it will close all 27 refugee camps in its territory over the next 10 years and integrate residents into local communities. 339 more words

Crime Against Humanity

Second wave of refugees will sweep Europe, says UN food chief — The Property Gazette

Published time: 16 Nov, 2017 16:44

Europe may face a second wave of migration as the situation in refugee camps in Africa and the Middle East is only getting […]

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Immigration

Jeanna Deswert, Caring For Women In Refugee Camps

No one leaves home unless home is the mouth of a shark. In this one sentence Somali-British poet Warsan Shire encapsulates all the atrocities that force people from their homes: natural disasters, persecution, unrest, torture, massacre, war. 1,977 more words

Europe

Tell The Government to Fulfill their Promise to Child Refugees in Calais

Tomorrow, Thursday 2nd November, there is a debate in parliament regarding unaccompanied child refugees in Europe and whether we as a country should do more. A year ago, pressure from the UK public after the violent demolition of the Calais Jungle saw 750 child refugees safely brought over from Calais to the UK. 1,171 more words

Developing World Libraries / Mobile Devices

A suitcase full of books, a minibus, and an Idea Box

(photo credit: L. Nieto del Rio )

This week our task was to investigate specific library projects in a developing nation. 1,584 more words

Idea Box