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No End to Tears: Refugee Deaths in the Mediterranean

Those who work in the human rights arena are quite good at statistical information. Right now, all eyes are on the Mediterranean as authorities are claiming that the latest deaths of refugees on packed boats is the worst disaster to hit this body of water, … 602 more words

Sicily

How to handle the Sicily Channel emergency

Yet another boat loaded with immigrants sank in the Sicily Channel. The exact number of the victims is unknown, but a widely accepted estimate put them at 700. 108 more words

Crime And Court News

Landscape Architecture in Refugee Camps

Click the link to get to a powerpoint explaining the impact landscape architecture can have on the refugee population!

http://youtu.be/D38iD0Kay0E

Refugee Camps

Nepal's Tibetan refugee camps

Nepal’s mountain ranges, Buddhist temples and the allure of Kathmandu’s markets draw in around 600,000 tourists each year. It is also ‘home’ to more than 20,000 Tibetans, who fled after their spiritual leader, The 14th Dalai Lama, was exiled by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army. 1,108 more words

Employment

Right to Move. Right to Exist. Right to Resist

A metal barrier blocked the way. I squinted at it in the distance through the early morning light, curious and wary of this new addition to a road already obstructed with large boulders. 1,281 more words

How Psychological Care for Refugees Could Help Prevent Extremism

There are 51.2 million refugees in the world who’ve had to abandoned their homes, their countries, and the lives they built in hopes of finding a better existence somewhere else. 113 more words

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