Life After War
An architect, a student, and a father share stories about their lives after fleeing Syria and the impact of community projects on their lives. Over 2.7 million Syrians are currently living in Turkey.
Media Monitoring Highlights
AFP, International Business Times and Reuters reported that rescuers brought more bodies ashore Thursday after a boat crowded with migrants capsized off the Egyptian coast, leaving at least 55 people dead and dozens missing. BBC spoke with survivors who told them that hundreds of people may have drowned. Los Angeles Times quoted IOM’s Flavio Di Giacomo. They cited IOM figures.
Hopes are wavering on the first anniversary of the European Union’s (EU) relocation programme which was established last September 2015.
IOM Director General William Lacy Swing's Speech at the UN Summit on Refugees and Migrants and signing of the IOM-UN Agreement, 19 September 2016
On the eve of this UN Summit on Refugees and Migrants in which we place our hopes, we, young migrants of the world studying in Geneva, confirm to the gathered heads of states that education is our future and the future of the democracies who welcome us. We want the right to education for all children, regardless of their status…