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The Syrian refugee crisis and how you can help

Hi, I’m Emma, a human rights and refugees intern at Studenteer this month. I’m writing to give you some information about the Syrian refugee crisis and provide some suggestions for how you can help refugees. During the Arab Spring in 2011, peaceful protests in Syria became violent due to Syrian government repression against protesting civilians….

How is COVID-19 affecting refugees and asylum seekers?

The Covid-19 pandemic has had devastating impacts across the globe. Some of the people who have been severely affected are refugees and asylum seekers. During this catastrophic health crisis, these groups of people seem to have been sidelined and forgotten, which is having crippling effects on their wellbeing. Health The majority of refugees live in…