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Teaching resources about refugees – II

Amongst the hundreds of academic books that reach the Newsam Library every month, a colourful cover caught my eye, with two people crossing an orange desert under a deep-blue sky lit by a dazzling moon. 837 more words

Curriculum Resources

Teaching resources about refugees - I

Refugees have at last arrived in our library… at least on paper. On this blog, we have already described a collection of books without words… 468 more words

Curriculum Resources

Education in the Refugee System

Education is too often taken for granted in the 21st century, particularly in the developed world. School is often perceived as a mandatory experience during childhood with the goal of turning each citizen into a functioning member of society. 911 more words


Rohingya children denied education

Originally published at Asian Correspondent on 7th February 2018

OF the 700,000 Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh, escaping a vicious campaign of ethnic cleansing in Western Burma, there are  957 more words


::Poem::Girl Child Education::

As a former Refugee girl child, supporting girl child education means so much to me.

I was playing around with words and was able to come up with this poem, its not perfect-but hoping it will inspire you all. 798 more words

What US support to UNRWA is worth in terms of education

Yesterday, as hinted at the start of the year, the United States cut its aid to the United Nations Relief Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees, better known with its acronym UNRWA. 649 more words

Malaysia: A Refugee Conundrum

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – “People always ask me, why are you helping refugees when there are people, here at home, who need help?

“This is home for refugees”, said Heidy Quah, recipient of the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders Award for her work co-founding Malaysia’s Refuge for the Refugees. 1,267 more words