How Blockchain Can Help Refugees

How Blockchain Can Help with The Refugee Crisis SOURCE: https://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerhuang/2019/01/27/how-blockchain-can-help-with-the-refugee-crisis/#44ac86e86562 Worldwide, a new surge in refugees is occurring. From the southern border of the United States to the Middle East, the number of displaced keeps on growing.  One out of every five refugees estimated to have crossed from Libya to Europe has drowned or disappeared. […]

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Who are Refugees?

SOURCE: https://www.amnesty.org/en/what-we-do/refugees-asylum-seekers-and-migrants/ Why do people leave their countries? There are many reasons why it might be too difficult or dangerous for people to stay in their own countries. For example, children, woman and men flee from violence, war, hunger, extreme poverty, because of their sexual or gender orientation, or from the consequences of climate change

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Refugee Education Importance

The Struggle for Equality – Why Girls Lose Out Why Education for Refugees Matters  Source, UNHCR; https://www.unhcr.org/the-struggle-for-equality.html At global level, for every ten refugee boys in primary school there are fewer than eight refugee girls; at secondary school the figure is worse, with fewer than seven refugee girls for every ten refugee boys. Getting a

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The Smile of the Child

SOURCE:  https://greekcitytimes.com/2020/06/21/the-smile-of-the-child-world-refugee-day/   “The Smile of the Child”, committed to its mission for the protection and care of all children regardless of nationality, religion or any other criterion, continues to provide the full spectrum of its services in support of children in Greece for more than 25 years, always based on certified procedures and high-quality activities. Under

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War Trauma

We know that the wounds from war are not confined to the battle field. Refugees from conflict zones often continue to experience trauma from persecution, imprisonment, torture and resettlement for a long time. Thus, it is important to understand the challenges of refugee families and communities.2 This piece identifies some red flags for post-traumatic stress disorder

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