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The day at Dunkirk Refugee Camp

Here’s a report on our day at the Women’s Centre in Dunkirk Refugee Camp. A huge thank you to everyone who donated to the GoFundMe… 2,601 more words

Commentary & News

Lives interrupted: impossible choices for Afghans in Greece

We saw the mob move towards us in the dimly lit night: twenty agitated men clutching sticks and stones. I grabbed Afsana’s hand and pulled her forwards, running down the railway track towards the police hut. 584 more words


Refugee Camps in Uganda

Your Platform’s co-founder Sedrick recently completed a speaking tour across three of the refugee camps in Uganda. Uganda is home to over 547,000* refugees (majority are from South Sudan and DR Congo). 129 more words

Refugee Camps


O, you who commit the sins
Of neglecting away this heart of mine…
O, you who corrupt them all
The flowers in my fields of youth… 53 more words


Pakistan: Largest Mass Forced Return of Refugees In History

Pakistani authorities have carried out a campaign of abuses and threats to drive out nearly 600,000 Afghans since July 2016, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. 966 more words

Human Rights

Phones Over Food: Why Mobile Phones Are More Important to Refugees

The Economist reports on how refugees prize mobile phone connection — even over food. Phones are their primary way to stay connected with family at home as they enter “informational no-man’s land,” not knowing who to trust or where to go. 282 more words


Research Problem

My research will examine how refugee camps in Lebanon are using education to help prevent radicalization of migrant youth from the refugee crisis affecting the region. 588 more words