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IKEA's Better Shelter gives refugee camps a much-needed redesign

The "Better Shelter" is a weatherproof and sustainable refugee home developed in partnership between the IKEA Foundation and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).


There is a direct correlation between the number of migrants entering the country and the rise in crime, according to a new report in Italy.


No llores. Sonríe, todavía tienes tiempo para reír. La sonrisa es un gesto de buena voluntad, por eso la sonrisa de un niño hace aflorar su inocencia y bondad. Es un don que poseen los de menor estatura y que proporciona una increíble fuerza vital para mover lo inamovible, para sentir esperanza y cobijo, y para apreciar toda la esencia de este mundo a veces inhóspito y poco caritativo.

4 is Dead But The Torrent Hydra Lives on During the fall of 2007 tens of thousands of passionate music fans mourned the loss of the private music tracker OiNK. One of the many avid users of the site was WhatMan who instead of crying in a corner decided to team up with others and build a new music tracker for all OiNK refugees. I felt sick to my stomach all morning WhatMan said at the time. We plan to grow into a large tracker probably not as large as OiNK and not as open but…


What Is the What by Dave Eggers - follows Valentino Achak Deng a courageous Sudanese refugee. Disturbing and Life-affirming.


These might be the cutest children you've ever seen--Syrian children sit on the ground in Domiz refugee camp, northern Iraq


Chefchaouen, a small town in northern Morocco, is most famous for their vivid blue walls in its “old town” sector. The maze-like medina sector features a fusion of Spanish and Moorish architecture. The brilliantly blue walls, however, seem to be unique to Chefchaouen. They are said to have been introduced to the town by Jewish refugees in 1930, who considered blue to symbolize the sky and heaven.