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5/5/15

Syria Crisis: Rescued Love Finds a Safe Haven

Ibrahim and his wife Fatima fled their home in Idlib, Syria to Jordan and have been living in Azraq camp for only 15 days. While this is their first time in a refugee camp;...

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: Two Women, a Shared Fate

Gambo and Hadja both fled Northern Nigeria with their children to seek shelter and peace in Niger. Their lives are put on hold.

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: 40 More Mouths to Feed

More than 80 percent of refugees from Nigeria have found shelter in host families in Niger, most of them poor and chronically hungry themselves. This is an account of...

5/5/15

Refugee Crisis: “Alive is better than anything else”

Fana is 17 years old. But the horrors she has lived through in Nigeria are enough for a lifetime.

5/3/15

Nepal Earthquake: No home to protect from the rains

 “When I felt the earth shaking on the day of earthquake, I could hear my neighbors screaming and running here and there. While everyone was either trying to get out of their...

4/27/15

Nepal Earthquake: Are We Going To Die?

The second earthquake hit this afternoon, and everybody started screaming. Everyone is afraid that there is going to be another, stronger earthquake. My nieces and nephews...

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