'It was a very emotional moment … I felt that now I definitely exist'
After a lifetime of statelessness, Linda finally gained Russian citizenship in 2018. But hundreds of thousands of others across Europe still struggle to attain that basic right.
UNHCR and Twitter launch 2020 World Refugee Day emoji created by Ivorian artist O'Plérou
Young Ivorian artist designs 2020 World Refugee Day emoji
Graphic designer O'Plérou made world headlines with 365 emojis that change the way people see Africa. Now he has turned his creative spotlight onto refugees.
Football star Salah scores goal as first Ambassador for Instant Network Schools
The programme developed by UNHCR and Vodafone Foundation aims to give refugee and host country students access to high-quality digital education.
Scouts gain insights after stepping into lives of refugees
At World Scout Jamboree, participants use immersive video technology to connect with refugees around the world and build empathy for their plight.
Syrian refugee finds success and a business partner in Amman
With a long history of hosting refugees, Jordan's capital provided the opportunity Ehab needed to meet his local collaborator Amani and launch their tech start-up.
Innovation, green tech and sunlight help secure safe water for Rohingya refugees
MIT workshop teaches refugee children joys of digital design
Teenaged asylum-seekers in Athens are hooked on classes that show them how to use technology to express their creativity.
For refugees and locals in Uganda, the internet is changing lives
Private investment has brought connectivity to north-western Uganda, as well as new opportunities for refugees and locals.