"I did not even notice the bombs falling around me. I could do nothing about the bombs, but I could save my family, my children.”
This is a gripping testimony of a family from Croatia who were only saved by the selfless act of a complete stranger…
Jean dreams of seeing her children attend and finish school successfully and become important members of the Ghanaian society.
Actor and UNHCR High Profile Supporter David Morrissey travelled to Jordan to see UNHCR’s frontline work for Syrian refugees.
Life has been difficult for me, but my experiences have made me stronger. Being young and a woman, it isn’t easy to find your place in a new community.
But I’ve learned to be proud to be Eritrean. Until you are aware of it, you don’t realize how important it is to belong to something
Guelor is determined to find his brother, the only family he has left. He won’t give up until he is reunited with him and they can rebuild their lives together.
Kat Graham, American Actress and Singer
For a long time I had a dream of visiting western countries, the dream to go further to cover graduation from respective university in the west?
For a long time I had a dream of visiting western countries, the dream to go further to cover graduation from respective university in the west? My dreams get bigger when I discovered that all my colleagues in the primary school had same dreams. I started study hard believing that will happen one day and [...]
“Return is the only thing that the IDPs wish for. But the main condition to achieve return is disarmament, so that everyone can sleep quietly at night.”
What I found most striking was that even in the most difficult of circumstances it is possible to find glimmers of hope...
I had already spent a few days visiting the refugee camps in and around Sofia, hearing the stories of Syrian refugees when I was approached by a young man who introduced himself as “Mohammed”.
I was born in a refugee camp and I grew up there half of my life. I am 23 years old and lived in a refugee camp for 19 years. UNHCR helped me, and my family thought that life was really hard. Even having anything to drink or eat…
"We were a respected family that had built a good life in Sarajevo. We had a house and an apartment in Sarajevo. But war is indiscriminate and we lost it all."
Radonja went from being a governmental official to cigarette seller in a matter of days; yet she perseveres and is determined to rebuild her shattered life…