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Forced To Flee, the UN Refugee Agency’s new podcast.

Incredible stories from those who fled their homes, all packed into one new podcast series.

Statistics on refugees and asylum-seekers in Central Europe

The latest UNHCR Central Europe factsheets provide a statistical overview concerning asylum-seekers, refugees and stateless persons in the region as well as in individual countries.

UNHCR acknowledges refugee youth’s effort and diligence

This year the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in the Czech Republic recognized 16 refugees and asylum seekers who have achieved excellent academic performance in Czech schools. This traditional UNHCR event takes place every two years on World Refugee Day.

Europe felt like a “desert” to refugee arriving from Egypt

When Kareem Taha fled from Egypt, he went through inhospitable deserts of sand and rock. Little did he know that on reaching the Czech Republic, he would find another kind of desert – one of social isolation in the beautiful but tourist-oriented city of Prague.

 

 

 

Stories

Sewing to save lives in a battle that concerns us all

 

Refugee women in Poland are refusing to stand by helplessly in the face of COVID-19 but producing masks to protect the whole community.

 

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Prague students play out an ordeal that is real for refugees