Millions of Congolese languish without aid – as the country heads towards elections
As the world turns its attention to the upcoming national elections in Democratic Republic of the Congo this Sunday, the Norwegian Refugee Council cautions not to lose sight of the millions of Congolese men, women and children whose humanitarian needs have yet to be met.
The Mobile Technician from Mosul
IRAQ/Mosul: During the IS group’s control, many students left school because of changes in the curriculum and a high focus on fighting and violence. Eighteen-year-old Mohammed didn’t finish his high school degree. "The new curriculum didn’t encourage me to study, and I was mentally tired. I also needed to work for a living."
Global displacement overview
Conflict, violence and drought forces millions to flee.Read more
The global displacement figures
Yet again, the scope of displacement and subsequent humanitarian crises is at an all-time high.Read more
Hundreds of thousands have fled from violence in Myanmar and AfghanistanRead more
Trump turns the screws on refugees.Read more
The Middle East
Civilians bear the brunt of international power playRead more
Refugees are meeting closed doorsRead more
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