Three refugee athletes gain sports scholarships to Canada

Kenya-based middle-distance runners from South Sudan currently in Tokyo with the IOC Refugee Olympic Team in first intake of trailblazing athletic scholarship scheme.

24 Jul 2021

Pathway to jobs in education for refugee graduates under new UNHCR and Teach For All partnership

7 Jul 2021

Hope and opportunity for refugee students in Botswana

As universities begin to offer scholarships, refugee students look forward to a more secure future in the country they now call home.

3 Jun 2021

Stronger international support urgently needed to improve access to higher education for young refugees

28 May 2021

'The DAFI scholarship changed my life'

Thanks to the DAFI scholarship programme, Burundian refugee fulfils his dream of graduating from university and now works as a humanitarian in Uganda.

21 May 2021

Technology provides solutions for continuity of refugee education in Uganda

Uganda's national COVID-19 education continuity plan uses education technology to ensure students, including refugees, continue to learn

13 Apr 2021

A decade on, Syrian refugees mired in 'silent war' for survival

As the Syria crisis reaches the 10-year mark, millions of refugees face unprecedented hardship due to rising poverty, lack of opportunity and the impact of COVID-19.

12 Mar 2021

'Fighting for my right to education pushed me to promote equal rights for all.'

Inspired by the barriers she faced, Congolese activist works to improve internally displaced women's rights in eastern DRC.

8 Mar 2021

Education for all refugee children is within reach - finds World Bank-UNHCR report

25 Feb 2021