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We live in the age of the refugee, the age of the exile.

Ariel Dorfman


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A definition given by the UN refugee agency UNHCR, states that a refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country due to persecution, war, or violence. Consequently, the refugee’s return to his or her home country is prevented because of the fear of persecution for reasons of race, religion, nationality, political opinion and membership in a particular social group. Sadly, refugee rights have only gained global recognition in the last few decades alongside the overall advent of the concept of general human rights.

Despite the recent spotlight on refugee rights and the well-being of refugees, there are still individuals who do not acknowledge that refugees are in need of basic protection and safe refuge.... (more)


 
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Apartheid Wall - Jerusalem - Qalandia
Apartheid Wall-Qalandia Camp, Jerusalem
refugee
Running for freedom?
They Build Walls, We Open Windows
In the eyes of a refugee
education for bhutenese refugee
Human rights of children in Bhutan..
Harsh conditions
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Refugees & IDPs
This unit is designed to inform students about the differences between refugees, IDPs, asylum...

 
 
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World Refugee Day
June 20

 
 
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May 17th - International Day against Homophobia & Transphobia

Material on Refugee Law needed!

 
 
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Care for Underprevileged and Refugee Empowerment (C.U.R.E)

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