Tag: Displacement

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The networkers: emergency humanitarian internet We meet the team developing portable emergency wifi boxes. In refugee camps and soon on the Mediterranean, they are connecting some of the w... Society Technology World
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‘I feel very positive about my generation: it has become cool to care’ Alice Aedy is a photographer and documentary maker who has become known for sharing images and stories of refugees via Instagram. “I feel ve... Society
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‘My generation isn’t perfect, but we’re conscientious and caring’ Mursal Hedayat is founder of Chatterbox, an online language learning platform that trains and employs displaced people to teach their native... Society
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Why should refugee craftspeople abandon their skills when fleeing? ‘Within each piece lies a story of history and culture,’ says Filippo Grandi, UN high commissioner for refugees... Society World
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Displaced, dignified, determined: highly skilled refugees In a Kenyan camp for displaced people, Congolese refugees who were doctors and lawyers at home are putting their skills to good use... Society World
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New Zealand considers creating visas for climate change refugees As climate change forces people from their homes, New Zealand is pondering the creation of a visa for climate ‘refugees’ from Pacific island... Environment Society
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