8 Trends in Record-Breaking Year for Asylum Claims

Updated: Thu 26 Mar, 10:17 am

2014 was a year of records for asylum claims, according to an annual round-up released by the UN's Refugee Agency. read more »

Somalia's 'Mama Hawa' Wins Prestigious Refugee Award

Updated: Wed 19 Sep, 02:31 am 2012

Hawa Aden Mohamed, the founder and director of the Galkayo Education Centre for Peace and Development in Puntland, north-eastern Somalia, has been declared the winner of the 2012 Nansen Refugee Award. … read more »

Hundreds Missing After Another Italian Sea Tragedy

Updated: Thu 12 Feb, 02:22 am

The migrants and refugees are mainly from Sub-Saharan Africa, and had left the coast of Libya in four dinghies. read more »