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Architects for Society creates low-cost hexagon refugee houses
Minnesota-based Architects for Society has developed a prototype for a rapidly deployable dwelling that could house victims of catastrophic events.
Pope Francis takes refugees to Rome after Lesbos trip
Pontiff visits Greek island to highlight refugee crisis, telling crowds: ‘We hope the world will heed these scenes of tragic need’ Pope Francis has taken a dozen highly vulnerable refugees who faced deportation from the Greek island of Lesbos back...
European policy is driving refugees to more dangerous routes across the Med
Research with migrants suggests Europe has misunderstood what drives them to make perilous sea crossings – and what would stop them trying.
Norway to JAIL migrants whose asylum claims are 'obviously groundless'
The plan is part of a bill proposed today by Norway's Integration Minister Sylvi Listhaug (pictured) and aims to stop claimants evading police and turning to crime if they know they will be rejected.
Now Sicily is flooded with 2,000 migrants EVERY DAY
Sicily has been branded 'the new Lesbos' as thousands of migrants arrive on the Mediterranean island. MailOnline gained exclusive access to the ships out to rescue them.
Refugees Are More Connected Than Ever. Rescuers Must Be Too
The current refugee crisis differs from every mass migration before it because these travelers are so connected.
Jon Stewart is producing a documentary about Syrian refugees — watch the trailer here
RT @RawStory: Jon Stewart is producing a documentary about Syrian refugees -- watch the trailer here…
Denmark, a social welfare utopia, takes a nasty turn on refugees
The country is prosecuting good Samaritans for human smuggling, prompting values debate
‘We can do it’: Merkel defends Germany’s refugee policy in NY address
In her New Year’s address, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for unity and solidarity across generations, social and ethnic backgrounds, and called the ongoing refugee crisis an opportunity for the country.
That they (YLE) chose to place a young child with their article instead of these: ….tells all what you need to know about the faux news org’s agenda.
Crazy, but it just might work: Mediterranean bridge proposed to save refugee lives
A group of ‘art activists’ are hoping to put an end to the needless deaths of refugees by building a bridge across the Mediterranean Sea.
Prague archbishop hosts hundreds of homeless, refugees - České
Prague - Prague Archbishop Cardinal Dominik Duka welcomed the homeless, elderly, refugees, disabled and lonely people at the traditional Christmas luncheon staged by the Community Sant
Mental Health of Young Refugees | Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services
Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services | Children and adolescents exposed to violence and upheaval of war and relocation are at high risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression.
German governor calls for cap of 200,000 refugees a year
German governor calls for cap of 200,000 refugees a year, blames US for causing people to flee
Amazon to Donate Proceeds of Anti-Islam Song to Syrian Refugees
Online retailer Amazon announced it would donate its proceeds from a Christmas song released by German far-right group “Patriotic Europeans”
Refugees Blame UK for Forcing Cyprus to Accept Them
Refugees stranded in Cyprus after washing ashore on a UK Royal Air Force base in the island nation blame the British government for leaving them in "awful limbo" and avoiding its obligations under international law, rights groups told...
Germany hires 8,500 language teachers for child refugees -
Germany has recruited 8,500 extra teachers to educate child refugees this year, according to German media.
Germany to spend €17b on refugees in 2016
German states are set to spend at least €17 billion ($18.7 billion) on refugees in 2016, in some cases double the figure for this year.
Czech President Makes Bombshell Statement On European Refugees Crisis While EU Braces For More IS...
"We are facing an organized invasion."
Frontex expands operations in Aegean Sea - World Bulletin
Frontex will deploy more vessels near Greek Islands as part of new operation called Poseidon Rapid Intervention