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A Day in the Life of a Cultural Mediator

26.10.2017

Greece has been a gateway for people fleeing their home countries and seeking international protection and asylum in Europe since 2015. They come from a number of different countries and many are staying at sites supported by t...

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Over 1000 Syrian teachers trained to provide risk education to youth

12.10.2017

In Syria it is vital with Risk Education about Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) in order to ensure a safe environment for the conflict-affected population. The Danish Demining Group (DDG) has trained over 1000 Syrian teachers th...

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Come inside the safe space in Machta Hammoud

A Danish Refugee Council's community center provides a safe space for children and their families in Northern Lebanon. Here you can meet some of the people - refugees and members of the host community, who have become part of l...

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Syrians and Iraqis mark yet another Eid away from home

01.09.2017

Protracted crises in the Middle East deny the celebrations that were seven years ago

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On building peace, Tunisian youth say: We have a role

14.08.2017

Youth, community members and decision makers come together this International Youth Day to voice one clear message, that Tunisian youth can play an active role in building sustainable peace in the country, despite the barriers.

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"A second breath for a new life"

08.05.2017

“The village was asleep, and now it has come to life!” exclaims Marina Krivaya of her community, Myrne in eastern Donetsk Oblast. In Ukrainian, Myrne (Мирне) means ‘Peaceful’, although peace is not always easy to come by in the...

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Zuhair needs another chance at education

03.08.2017

A Syrian refugees’ dream of studying French and becoming a translator crushed by the war in Syria.

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Rebuilding what’s lost

03.08.2017

How a Syrian refugee found economic opportunity though Livelihoods programming in Iraqi Kurdistan.

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Cash grants are saving lives in drought-stricken Somalia

The drought in Somalia has caused the displacement of many people who have relocated to different areas in search for food and other basic services in order to survive.

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"My only wish is to live the rest of my life in peace"

27.06.2017

"They even butcher old women like me," says Victoria Guo of the horrors that caused her to flee South Sudan and walk the entire way to Uganda. Here, she wants nothing else than live the remainder of her life in peace.