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Young Tajik family finds home with Polish politician

Politician Marcin Święcicki matched words with deeds when he took refugees into their home.

Tajik refugees Sitora and Sanjar spent several months in Święcicki’s home with their baby daughter Simin. While they were comfortable, they always aimed to become self-reliant. Soon after publishing our story they moved out while still remaining friends with the Święcickis. They now rent their own apartment and Sanjar is working as a cook.

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Croatian students can virtually walk in the shoes of refugees

UNHCR supplies virtual reality goggles to give Croatian teenagers a 3D experience of life in a refugee camp.

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