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Afghan sports coach helps young refugees find a path to school in Iran

Afghan sports coach helps young refugees find a path to school in Iran

By Farha Bhoyroo in Shiraz, Iran Standing on the sidelines of a football pitch, whistle in hand, Rozma Ghafouri watches a group of young Afghan girls dribble the ball. One of them slows as she reaches the goal, adjusts her stance, and knocks the ball into the back of...

5 ways refugees helped battle COVID-19 in 2020

5 ways refugees helped battle COVID-19 in 2020

For most people, 2020 cannot end soon enough. The COVID-19 pandemic has killed nearly 1.8 million people and caused extreme hardship. As the year comes to an end and vaccinations begin, many are hopeful the virus can be contained. But the socioeconomic effects of the pandemic could be felt for years – especially in the world’s least developed countries, where most of the world’s forcibly displaced people live.

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