crisis

  • A successful integration

    While much media attention is on Libya as a country of transit for migrants and refugees, a stepping stone on the way to Europe; there seems to be little focus on displaced Libyans themselves. The descent into chaos of this desert land has forced many of its citizens into...
  • Unseen crisis

    Africa’s most populous country, Nigeria is facing an unprecedented crisis in the Northeast which has now spread to the entire Lake Chad Basin region including parts of Cameroon, Chad, and Niger. The Crisis caused by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has displaced 2.5 million people making it the...
  • A Narrative of the Syrian Refugees Crisis

    The Syrian refugees crisis is the most complex, challenging, cataclysmic, and trending humanitarian crisis of this epoch. As a result of the Syrian Civil War beginning in 2011, the number of Syrian refugees that started increasing quickly and the situation escalated into a crisis. Estimates say that there were...
  • Voluntary Health Clinics in Greece

    It is in times of crisis and social turbulence that the need for volunteering most arises. The current situation in Greece has contributed to one of those times when the presence of humanitarian aid has developed into a network of volunteers who value the human factor. The network referred...
  • Syria Infographic: Four Years Later

    Today marks the fourth anniversary of the Syrian civil war. This is one of the worst crises in our era: 13,000 people have been killed in prisons under Bashar al Assad regime in the last four years. In the UN building in New York, just a few days ago, an...
  • Water Photo: World Bank/Allison Kwesell

    Water in Detroit: a matter of Human Rights

    It all began with the bankruptcy of the city of Detroit, officially filed last year on July 18, the largest of its kind in U.S. history. The  city, once known as the capital of automobile industry, suffered, like many other cities in the US and all over the world, the effects of the...
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