Refugee

Food

The Problem with Eating Like a Refugee for a Week

Humanitarian charity Concern Worldwide's "Ration Challenge" asks fundraisers to spend a week eating the supply packs provided to refugees. But does it undermine the scale of the crisis?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Asylum Seeker Who Set Fire to Himself on Manus Island Will Be Charged with Attempted Suicide

The 30-year-old man is also facing charges of arson, which could see him going to prison for life.
Gavin Butler
6.26.19
Syria

We Caught Up with the Syrian Refugee Who Spent Seven Months Trapped in an Airport

Hassan Al-Kontar was granted asylum in Canada, but says he still feels like the loneliest man in the world.
Nyima Pratten
3.14.19
Refugee

Saudi Teen Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun has Gone to Canada

Al-Qunun barricaded herself in a Bangkok airport hotel room and launched a Twitter campaign.
Tamara Khandaker
1.13.19
Letters From Christmas Island

My Last Hours on Christmas Island

When they closed the detention centre I was on one of the last flights out. The sights and emotions I experienced will never leave me.
Leo Jai
11.25.18
Photography

Nightmarish Photos of Nauru's Tropical Prison

Welcome to an island of abandoned mines, carcinogenic dust, and discarded human beings.
Lachie Hinton
11.19.18
Rohingya

One Year on, the Rohingya Crisis in Bangladesh Has a New Problem

Dangers of drug addiction and early marriage among adolescents testify to a grim future of the community.
Naimul Karim
All photographs by Anisur Rahman.
8.26.18
Australia Today

Australia’s First Refugee Was an Undercover Cop Who Infiltrated the 'Bandidos'

The informant fled the country after the Government blew his cover.
Gavin Butler
8.21.18
radical solutions

How Tech is Helping to Solve the Refugee Crisis

Smartphones as survival.
Royce Kurmelovs
7.9.18
video

Australian Teens Talk About Their Refugee Experience

"Growing up in Australia, it was really hard. I was literally the only black person in the school. I just decided from then on, I'm just going to be me."
VICE Staff
7.4.18
news & politics

Starting Over: Delhi's Rohingya Refugees Struggle to Rebuild Their Homes

A week after a major fire, VICE visited the refugee camp where the community is rebuilding.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
4.26.18
Letters From Christmas Island

Inside Christmas Island, Anxiety Builds as the Centre's Closure Looms

As detainee Leo Jai writes, the men held there have no idea where they will go next.
Leo Jai
4.9.18
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