“The Jungle” was written by two British playwrights who spent time at a refugee camp in France, and the cast includes refugees who lived there.

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  • The elephant in the room: Play tells harrowing story of WWII escape with zoo animal
    A young evacuee with a trunk and big ears named Marlene joins fellow refugees ... and refugee crises rage. The drama speaks to division and unity, violence and destruction, and humanity and love. The ...
    02/13/2019 - 10:14 pm | View Link
  • China, India, Japan and Russia must play major roles in resolving Rohingya crisis: Hasina
    The UN Security Council delegation has come to Bangladesh to inspect the Rohingya refugee camps and hear ... noted the burden the refugees were placing on locals and the environment. Hasina also warne...
    04/29/2018 - 8:30 pm | View Link
  • Myanmar's Rohingya Are in Crisis—What You Need to Know
    Dozens of Rohingya refugees ... official refugee documentation. The majority of Rohingya fleeing Myanmar have not made it past Bangladesh. Devastating floods in India and Bangladesh over this past sum...
    09/28/2017 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • The Pope’s Myanmar Visit — What’s In Play?
    The apostolic voyage promises to be a historic one, coming after the country recently ... Rohingyas who have fled across the border as refugees and pushed a lot of people back. Although there are refu...
    08/29/2017 - 9:26 am | View Link
  • Space to Play: Summer in Jenin Refugee Camp
    (Photo: DCIP / Ahmad Al-Bazz) As summer begins in Jenin refugee camp, 15-year-old Maiysa Zawaydeh is wary of the coming months ... displacement packs them alongside an estimated 14,000 refugees who no...
    06/21/2017 - 7:08 am | View Link
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  • ARRA – Agency for Refugees and Returnees Affair – Ethiopia
    At the outset, I would like to offer my sincerest appreciation to the UNHCR and other UN agencies, Donors, Humanitarian and Development Partners, NGOs, the Private sector and others for the partnership that they all have continued to extend to the Government.
    02/21/2019 - 10:20 am | View Website
  • TheBorderConsortium
    Community Leadership. Refugee communities take a lead role in the management and day-to-day operations of the camps.
    02/19/2019 - 10:51 am | View Website
  • Afghans in Pakistan
    Afghans in Pakistan (Urdu: افغان مهاجرين ‎, Afghan Muhajreen) primarily constitute refugees who have fled wars in Afghanistan, but there are small numbers of Afghan asylum seekers, migrant workers, merchants, businesspeople, exchange students and diplomats. Most were born and raised in Pakistan and are under age 30, but are still considered citizens of Afghanistan.
    02/18/2019 - 10:34 pm | View Website
  • Myths & Facts
    "The refugees were confident their absence would not last long, and that they would return within a week or two," Monsignor George Hakim, a Greek Orthodox Catholic Bishop of Galilee told the Beirut newspaper, Sada al-Janub (August 16, 1948). "Their leaders had promised them that the Arab Armies would crush the 'Zionist gangs' very quickly and that there was no need for panic or fear of a long ...
    02/18/2019 - 6:42 am | View Website
  • Refugees of the Syrian Civil War
    The number of refugees that crossed the Turkish border reached 10,000–15,000 by mid 2011. More than 5,000 returned to Syria between July and August, while most were moved to newly built camps that hosted 7,600 refugees by November.
    02/18/2019 - 4:19 am | View Website
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