World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day: End conflict that drives ‘appalling’ displacement numbers

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has reminded countries of their fundamental obligation to protect the nearly 80 million people worldwide forced to flee their homes due to conflict, persecution and other crises.

Water scarcity a problem in Uganda camps for South Sudan refugees

Water scarcity is a huge challenge for humanitarian workers in Arua district in northern Uganda whose job is to welcome refugees from South Sudan.

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News in Brief 19 June 2017 (AM)

First ever official refugee named Ambassador for UNICEF

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'Portals' connects people from all over the world

A new innovation in communications technology is connecting people from all over the world, from the United States to Iraq, and from Cuba to Kenya.

Michelle Moghtader is the Co-founder of Shared Studios, the organization behind the project, called Portals.

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A photographer's search for "normalcy" in refugees’ lives

“A lot of photographers travel to places and they want to show the differences between us” and the people caught in conflict.

That’s according to Giles Duley, a British photographer who instead aims to show our similarities.

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