Sahrawi refugees in COVID-19 lockdown hit by livestock epidemic
Refugees from Western Sahara in camps in Algeria's Tindouf province lose animals to livestock epidemic, while coronavirus restrictions wipe out other means of income.
Exiled as a child, Sahrawi grandmother still longs for home
After leaving Western Sahara 40 years ago, Mbareka and her small family face a daily struggle to survive in an Algerian desert camp.
Kindergarten becomes Morocco's first refugee cooperative
After Morocco allowed refugees to start cooperatives, a group of Yemeni friends opened a kindergarten for refugee and local children.
Refugees can be a driver of development in Morocco, says UNHCR
UNHCR's protection chief praises Morocco for its efforts to protect refugees.
UNHCR welcomes admission of Syrians by Morocco
UNHCR statement on Syrians stranded between Algeria & Morocco
Syrian shoemaker achieves business success in Morocco
After fleeing war in Syria, Diyaa set up a workshop in Casablanca and won an award for entrepreneurship.
Bottled sand builds better homes for Sahrawi refugees
In the remote desert of southwest Algeria, a young Sahrawi refugee is filling discarded bottles with sand to build shelters that better withstand the harsh climate.
Sahrawi women to get behind the wheel at new driving school
In a push to empower young women, Sahrawi sisters plan to open an all-female driving school later this year in remote Dakhla camp, Algeria.