STORIES FROM THE FIELD
New EU-funded project to benefit Vulnerable Refugees in Uganda
A European Union-funded humanitarian project, extending over twelve months, has been launched in Uganda to address the basic needs of DR Congolese refugees in the southwest of the country. The project was presented today, 14 Ma...
Syrian refugee brings a strand of normal life to women living in the Azraq Camp
The idea feels magnificently ordinary – even mundane. It is something that we see and experience almost every day. But for women living inside refugee camps, it is a reminder of what life back home used to be like.
Rebuilding lives and livelihoods in Kosovo
Srdjan Dimić and his wife fled from their home in Izvor, Kosovo, to Serbia in 1999. In 2017, they returned with their baby daughter to find their house completely destroyed. With nowhere to live and no means to pay rent, the fa...
Women-only centre in Azraq Camp restores refugees’ love for life
The Danish Refugee Council’s (DRC) new female-only space is providing respite to refugees of all ages.
A woman’s fight for survival in refuge
Even after years of displacement, Nour does not allow her refugee status to stand in her way of becoming the woman she knows she can be.
Refugee girls get inspired on Intl. Day of Women and Girls in Science
February 11 marked the fourth year of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science and the renewed commitment of over 68 countries to achieve gender equality in science. In mainland sites in north Greece, refugee childre...
The laundry space in Skaramangas: More than just washing clothes
Being constantly on the move, refugees often have trouble finding where to wash their clothes and personal items. In Greek hosting sites, where people stay until their asylum procedure is concluded, laundry services can make a ...
Through My Eyes: Refugee youth get creative and connect with Greeks through photography
Many of the refugee children and youth who have arrived in Greece have endured traumatic experiences in their perilous journeys and require separate consideration. To enable them to express themselves and restore a sense of nor...
Emergency response in a volatile environment
Epidemic hepatitis-E outbreak in Bocaranga causes additional suffering for populations living in precarious conditions in the Central African Republic.
Lost in refuge – an interactive documentary about Syrian refugees in Jordan
While the Middle East region continues to deal with multiple emergency situations that have resulted in waves of displacement, people including refugees, internally displaced and vulnerable communities need their voices to be h...