Stories

British theatre company brings joy to refugee children

Budding actors and musicians from the Wind-Up Penguin Theatre Group tour the world performing for refugee children

24 Feb 2017

Octogenarian couple struggle for survival on Ukraine's front line

Battered Shchastya has witnessed several battles since Ukrainian conflict began in 2014. Most of its young families have left.

20 Feb 2017

Elderly bear brunt of hardship in frontline Ukraine village

A handful of older people who stayed behind struggle to keep warm in the harsh winter after conflict drove out younger residents.

16 Feb 2017

Hull footballers welcome refugees to the city of culture

Yorkshire charity seeks to even the playing field for refugees and migrants.

14 Feb 2017

COPY OF: Voices in exile: refugee journalists retrain in UK

The Refugee Journalism Project supports exiled journalists to tell the refugee story first-hand in the British media

10 Feb 2017

Number of refugees fleeing South Sudan tops 1.5 million

As violence surges, South Sudanese refugee population in Uganda more than triples in six months to 698,000.

10 Feb 2017

Voices in exile: refugee journalists retrain in UK

The Refugee Journalism Project supports exiled journalists to tell the refugee story first-hand in the British media

10 Feb 2017

Syrian refugees breathe new life into shrinking German village

When school sizes began to shrink in the tiny village of Golzow, Syrian refugees saved it from decline.

9 Feb 2017

Top UK university offers scholarships for refugees

London's School of Oriental and African Studies among 40 UK universities supporting people forced to flee their homes

3 Feb 2017