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21 Oct 2016 description
report Guardian

Authorities shutting down Dadaab are repatriating up to 400 people a day despite lack of shelter, clean water or schools

Authorities in Somalia have denounced the way refugees are being repatriated from neighbouring Kenya, after the Kenyan government announced it would close Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp, by the end of 2016.

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20 Oct 2016 description
report Guardian

While automation will have implications for the low-skilled jobs often filled by migrants, technology could offer additional, and better, opportunities

19 Oct 2016 description
report Guardian

Legal ruling identifies risk of serious harm to returning Eritreans after MPs condemn ‘inexcusable’ delay in revising existing guidance

Karen McVeigh

The Home Office will alter its much-criticised policy on Eritrean asylum seekers, after a legal ruling found that the majority of those fleeing the country risk persecution or serious harm on returning.

17 Oct 2016 description
report Guardian

Trusted information is hard to come by when you’re a refugee. One start-up aims to connect refugees with essential services via Facebook and text

It is hard to know who to trust when you’re a refugee, explains 25-year old Mohamad Albwab from Syria. People smugglers lie. The armies close the borders. The conduct of the police varies from country to country. Aid organisations are overwhelmed. Rumour is rife and reliable information is hard to find.

06 Oct 2016 description
report Guardian

Hundreds of thousands of Afghans, banished from Pakistan, find destruction, violence and hardship in their homeland

By Sune Engel Rasmussen in Nangarhar

Almost 40 years ago, Allah Noor took his family to a safe haven in Pakistan, following the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Last week he returned, to a country at war.

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