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Sudanese refugee camp horrific, says MSF – BBC News | Dubai ...

Sudanese refugee camp horrific, says MSF – BBC News | Dubai ... | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Continue reading the main story. “Start Quote. We're juggling the safety of refugees with trying to identify places with adequate water, with finding sites which are free of landmines”. End Quote Teresa Ungaro UNHCR.
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Tiny store is life-changing for city's Bhutanese refugees - Buffalo News

Tiny store is life-changing for city's Bhutanese refugees - Buffalo News | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Buffalo NewsTiny store is life-changing for city's Bhutanese refugeesBuffalo NewsThe Canisius chapter, which has a few dozen students, wanted to work with the refugee population and came up with a student-managed micro-loan program for...
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South Sudan Refugee Camp

Want to see what it’s like in a South Sudanese refugee camp? WFP’s Ahnna Gudmunds managed to get to the Jamam camp...
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Shining the spotlight on a South Sudanese trailblazer in Canada - New Sudan Vision

Shining the spotlight on a South Sudanese trailblazer in Canada - New Sudan Vision | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Shining the spotlight on a South Sudanese trailblazer in CanadaNew Sudan VisionNow, two years later, with his sights set on an even greater cause, Michael is hoping to bridge the gap most immigrants, war-affected refugees or newcomers face in...
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Bright Future TZ: Kenya: UN Scales Up Refugee Training to Improve ...

Bright Future TZ: Kenya: UN Scales Up Refugee Training to Improve ... | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
In addition, UNHCR is also engaging with young refugees to enhance their skills and work experience. “More than 30 camp schools remain open and are run by refugee teachers. Despite insecurity, the Kenyan National ...
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High Commissioner praises refugee resettlement and integration in Australia ... - Reuters AlertNet

High Commissioner praises refugee resettlement and integration in Australia ...Reuters AlertNetIn Hamilton, New Zealand, on Friday he watched as group of refugees - including a young woman from the Democratic Republic of the Congo - performed a...
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In Sudan, Seeing Echoes of Darfur

In Sudan, Seeing Echoes of Darfur | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
A great humanitarian crisis is unfolding along the border of Sudan and South Sudan. Unless outside countries enforce access into the Nuba Mountains, it will only get worse.
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A new kind of justice - International Rescue Committee (press release)

A new kind of justice - International Rescue Committee (press release) | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
International Rescue Committee (press release)A new kind of justiceInternational Rescue Committee (press release)By Peter Biro MAE SOT, Thailand - One night in August 2011, Law Law Poe, 17, and Saw Htoo*, 19, became drunk on local rice wine, took ...
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Refugee Settlement: The First Year in Canada

Refugee Settlement: The First Year in Canada | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
The first year for a refugee in Canada is a challenging adventure. There are many hardships, but also many rewards. Canada is one of many countries that provide a new home for people who cannot return to their own.
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Chaos rules as aid floods into freezing refugee camps - Sydney Morning Herald

Chaos rules as aid floods into freezing refugee camps - Sydney Morning Herald | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldChaos rules as aid floods into freezing refugee campsSydney Morning HeraldFreezing to death … many young children have died due to a shortage of food and fuel in some refugee camps in Afghanistan.
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Canada and Anglican Church give 50 refugee families new hope

News Release – Canada and Anglican Church give 50 refugee families new hope (RT @CitImmCanada: Canada and Anglican Church give 50 #refugee families new hope http://t.co/2ewmXjSr...)...
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Same-Sex Couple Wins Immigration Relief, Despite Defense Of Marriage Act

Same-Sex Couple Wins Immigration Relief, Despite Defense Of Marriage Act | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The Defense of Marriage Act is intact, but at least two same-sex married couples have been granted a reprieve, at least temporarily, from policies that could separate them based on immigration status.
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Immigration bolsters Eastern Canada's population ranks, census numbers show - Winnipeg Free Press

Immigration bolsters Eastern Canada's population ranks, census numbers show - Winnipeg Free Press | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Immigration bolsters Eastern Canada's population ranks, census numbers showWinnipeg Free PressDespite the ever-present prospect of better jobs outside the region, the four Maritime provinces managed to grow their ranks during the past five years by...
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Mother reunited with young daughter after they spent four years apart

Mother reunited with young daughter after they spent four years apart | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
The day Zeynab Mahamed left Kenya for Canada after waiting in a refugee queue for nine years should have been one of the happiest days of her life. Instead, for Mahamed, June 10, 2008 is a date infused with heartache.
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Task force set up in British Columbia to attract immigrants

Task force set up in British Columbia to attract immigrants | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
The newly installed Premier of Canadian province British Columbia, Christy Clark,  has announced the creation of the BC Immigration Task Force - with the aim of increasing the number of skilled immigrants and investors in BC.
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Refugee children in Tanzania learn art basics in UN-sponsored workshop -... - StumbleUpon

http://t.co/w4MUcXZc Refugee children in Tanzania learn art basics in UN-sponsored workshop...
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New immigration point system for Canada in 2012 | Canadian Immigrant

New immigration point system for Canada in 2012 | Canadian Immigrant | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
A revised points-based selection grid will be introduced to favour young immigrants with strong language skills, says federal Immigration Minister Jason Kenney.
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Their lives in upheaval, refugee children in Ethiopia find solace in school - AlertNet

In #Ethiopia children race to get to school since there's not enough room for all http://t.co/4ttQP3n0 via @AlertNet...
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Sudan Songs: Refugee experiences in the Ethiopian camps

Since the beginning of September, multiple clashes between the Sudanese army and rebels from Blue Nile state and Abiye have prompted tens of thousands of civ...
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A Refugee Camp On The Web | Doctors Without Borders

A Refugee Camp On The Web | Doctors Without Borders | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Tour a virtual refugee camp and meet challenges facing some 42 million people uprooted by war and searching for safety.
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UNHCR News Story: UNHCR uses food to boost class attendance in camps for Angolans | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

UNHCR News Story: UNHCR uses food to boost class attendance in camps for Angolans | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
A cheerful young Angolan refugee takes a break from classes in Zambia. UNHCR / L.
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Immigration, deportation -- and no right to return? - Los Angeles Times

Immigration, deportation -- and no right to return? - Los Angeles Times | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesImmigration, deportation -- and no right to return?Los Angeles TimesThe Justice Department says that deported immigrants who win their cases on appeal can return to the US But it appears that's not true.
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Twice Displaced: Young Woman from Darfur in a Nuba Refugee Camp

Twice Displaced: Young Woman from Darfur in a Nuba Refugee Camp | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Having fled attacks in Darfur and South Kordofan, Seluah is stuck — her dream of teaching Darfuri orphans on hold until the violence ends.
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The typical journey of a refugee seeking safety - Amnesty International Australia

The typical journey of a refugee seeking safety - Amnesty International Australia | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
Amnesty International Australia - Promoting and Defending Human Rights in Australia and around the world.
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Immigration the 'must see' political fight of 2012 session (George Talbot) - al.com (blog)

Immigration the 'must see' political fight of 2012 session (George Talbot) - al.com (blog) | Refugee and Immigrant Issues | Scoop.it
al.com (blog)Immigration the 'must see' political fight of 2012 session (George Talbot)al.com (blog)By George Talbot About a dozen protestors gather outside the Capitol to demonstrate against Alabama's immigration law prior to Gov.
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