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June 20, 2018

Award winner wants equal education rights for 40,000 refugee children

by Martin Carvalho June 20 — PETALING JAYA: The sole Malaysian winner of the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders Award, Heidy Quah, wants some 40,000 refugee children […]
April 27, 2017

Experience life of a refugee by using ‘Finding Home’ app

By Natasha Joibi KUALA LUMPUR: A smartphone application, Finding Home, created by advertising firm Grey Malaysia with the help of the United Nations High Commissioner for […]
January 9, 2017

Thai Police Detain Chinese Teen With U.N. Refugee Status

Thai authorities have detained a Chinese college student and political asylum-seeker for having an expired passport, raising concerns that he will be sent home, where he […]
January 7, 2017

Providing healthcare for refugees

TWO organisations are ensuring refugees are not overlooked in getting access to healthcare. International Medical University (IMU) signed a memorandum of understanding with United Nations High […]