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Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation preparations as doubts mount

Added: 20.01.2018 3:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Myanmar was making final preparations to take back the first batch of Rohingya Muslims who had fled conflict in troubled Rakhine state, state media said on Saturday, despite growing doubts about the plan among refugees and in the United Nations.


Refugees found frozen in Lebanon near Syria border

Added: 19.01.2018 13:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

Lebanese army says 10 people crossing from Syria into Lebanon die after after snowstorm hits border area.


Why is the US withholding aid for Palestinian refugees?

Added: 19.01.2018 13:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Palestinians say they are being punished for defying the US after its move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.


Rare look at life inside Lesbos' Moria refugee camp

Added: 19.01.2018 13:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Images capture living conditions the Greek island's largest camp, home to thousands of refugees and migrants.


Syrian refugees: Lebanon's camps worsen in the cold

Added: 19.01.2018 11:12 | 0 views | 0 comments

The UN's refugee agency says it's not getting the money it needs to help Syrian refugees in Lebanon through another harsh winter.


Germany has a shortage of workers. Can refugees help?

Added: 19.01.2018 9:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Years of robust growth and rising employment is causing a problem in Germany: Companies can't fill jobs.


Exclusive: Rohingya refugee leaders draw up demands ahead of repatriation

Added: 19.01.2018 4:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Rohingya leaders in a Bangladesh refugee camp have drawn up a list of demands they want Myanmar to meet before authorities begin sending back hundreds of thousands in a repatriation process expected to begin next week and last for two years.


Warnings of fallout after US freezes funding for Palestinian refugees

Added: 19.01.2018 1:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

The UN agency for Palestinian refugees warned Wednesday it faced its worst funding crisis ever after the White House froze tens of millions of dollars in contributions, a move Palestinian leaders decried as cruel and blatantly biased. The agency provides Palestinian refugees and their descendants across the Middle East with services including schools and medical care, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has long accused it of hostility toward Israel and called for its closure. Some five million Palestinians are eligible for its services.


What's The Best Way To Help Refugees Land A Job?

Added: 18.01.2018 17:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

Stanford University's Immigration Policy Lab has created an algorithm to predict where a refugee has the best chance of finding employment.


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