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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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Clowns bring laughter to the refugee Rohingya community in Bangladesh Clowns Without Borders helps children be children, by helping them to laugh amid war and disaster... Society World
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Portraits challenge negative stereotypes around refugees A new photographic exhibition features portraits of 10 refugees now living in the UK. They describe the lives they have left behind, the cha... Society UK World
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It’s a match! Website offers academic refugees a lifeline When Germany opened its borders during the worst refugee crisis in recent years, one woman felt compelled to help people who had left behind... Society World
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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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