Refugee Crisis Will Test a European Economy Under Pressure

Resettling the refugees fleeing Ukraine could cost $30 billion in the first year alone, and the permanent integration of millions of people would reshape Europe’s economy.

#asylum-right-of, #economic-conditions-and-trends, #european-union, #immigration-and-emigration, #middle-east-and-africa-migrant-crisis, #politics-and-government, #refugees-and-displaced-persons, #russian-invasion-of-ukraine-2022, #united-nations-high-commissioner-for-refugees, #war-and-armed-conflicts

As Shelling Picks Up, Eastern Ukrainians Are Cowering

With nowhere to go, many are increasingly fearful that their villages could become the flash point for a wider war.

#kyiv-ukraine, #russia, #ukraine, #united-nations-high-commissioner-for-refugees, #war-and-armed-conflicts

The Unrescued

After the U.S. withdrew, thousands of Afghans have been trying to escape. But how do we decide who deserves refuge?

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America Needs Refugees

The targeted destruction of the office of Refugee Resettlement is too important to ignore.

#executive-orders-and-memorandums, #immigration-and-emigration, #office-of-refugee-resettlement, #refugees-and-displaced-persons, #united-nations-high-commissioner-for-refugees

Surveillance Won’t Stop the Coronavirus

Access to adequate health care, including protective equipment and sufficient testing, will do more good than another hackathon.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #discrimination, #doctors-without-borders, #epidemics, #human-rights-and-human-rights-violations, #humanitarian-aid, #immigration-and-emigration, #privacy, #refugees-and-displaced-persons, #shortages, #united-nations, #united-nations-high-commissioner-for-refugees, #world-health-organization