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June 20, 2018

Sold as a ‘slave’, fleeing FGM, orphaned at 11: Lives of Aquarius

by Ruairi Casey June 19 Valencia, Spain – Ibrahim, a 20-year-old, had travelled to Libya to look for work, but after he arrived he was abducted and […]
June 20, 2018

UN: Record 68.5 million people displaced worldwide

GENEVA, July 19 — A record 68.5 million people have been forced flee their homes due to war, violence and persecution, notably in places like Myanmar […]
April 27, 2017

UNHCR, Malaysian firm launch mobile app on refugee struggle

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – The UN refugee agency and a Malaysian firm have launched an interactive smartphone application aimed at raising public awareness and empathy about […]
April 27, 2017

New app takes over your smartphone and shows you what it’s like to be a refugee

By Matt Petronzio Smartphones have become lifelines for refugees around the world. Now, a powerful new app will show you how crucial the technology is by […]