refugee crisis

refugees

The Objects That Remind Refugees of Home

"I was afraid of also losing my culture, but something as small as a rug has helped me to hang on to a part of it.​"
Sona Boker
5.3.19
migration

How Migrants Helped to Rejuvenate a Struggling Town

A few years ago, the Sicilian town of Sutera found a renewed sense of purpose after it started welcoming migrant families. Now, Italy's anti-immigration policies are threatening this new balance.
Cosimo Bizzarri
4.8.19
Venezuela crisis

Will a New Cryptocurrency Solve Venezuela's Economic Crisis?

The bolivar has lost 99.9% of its value in two years, but President Nicolas Maduro claims to have just the solution.
Vanmala Subramaniam
8.21.18
Photography

Why Fashion Can be Vital for Refugees

"I think that if you're badly dressed, everyone sees you as just another refugee."
Anna Topaloff
8.7.18
refugee crisis

Child Refugees Are Being Abused By European Border Officials

A report by Doctors Without Borders details the mistreatment of refugees along the Balkan Route.
Kostas Koukoumakas
11.3.17
refugee crisis

Tales of Horror and Heroism from the Syrian Civil War

Read a crushing excerpt from ‘We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled,’ a new book of oral histories compiled by Wendy Pearlman.
Wendy Pearlman
6.28.17
refugee crisis

What's Left of the Migrants Who Died Trying to Cross from Turkey to Greece

Professor Pavlos Pavlidis has identified 200 dead immigrants in the past 17 years.
Kostas Koukoumakas, Photos: Alexandros Avramidis
6.26.17
Art

The Refugee Who Smuggled Himself Out of Camps and into ‘Rocket Man’

The incredible true story of 31-year-old Majid Adin, an Iranian refugee animator behind a viral music video for one of Elton John's most classic jams.
Sulaiman Hakemy
6.23.17
refugee crisis

The Government Is Being Sued for Breaking Its Promise on Child Refugees

After taking just 480 of the 3,000 they promised, councils have accused the Home Office of being "incompetent", "chaotic" and "wholly inadequate".
Mark Wilding
6.22.17
Greek crisis

An Unemployed Greek Family Opened their Home to a Family of Refugees

Stamatis and Katerina share the little they have with a family of refugees who have nothing.
Maria Louka
6.20.17
refugee crisis

Talking to the Refugees Hiding in Serbia's Abandoned Factories

"They receive you with a heartfelt 'Welcome to Europe, we'll kill you."
Klaus Petrus
4.17.17
refugee crisis

What Happens When Refugees Arrive in Your Tiny Village

The villagers of Idomeni were helping refugees long before the NGOs arrived.
Kostas Koukoumakas, Photos: Alexandros Avramidis
3.29.17
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