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/echo/file/refugees-find-safety-and-new-home-greece_enRefugees find safety and a new home in Greece

Refugees find safety and a new home in Greece
25/07/2018
In 2015, one million refugees and migrants arrived in Greece to seek safety in Europe. Most of those making the journey were fleeing conflict in Syria, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Many refugees sought to cross Greece to reach north European countries....

/echo/file/cash-assistance-efficient-and-dignified-aid-refugees-jordan_enCash assistance: efficient and dignified aid for refugees in Jordan

Cash assistance: efficient and dignified aid for refugees in Jordan
13/07/2018
In Jordan, over 80 percent of the 750 000 refugees from Syria and other countries reside outside of the main refugee camps. The majority of them live below the national poverty line of €80 per month. To meet the basic needs of refugees in the most...

/echo/file/how-eu-funded-emergency-cash-project-helps-somali-refugees_enHow the EU-funded emergency cash project helps Somali refugees

How the EU-funded emergency cash project helps Somali refugees
04/07/2018
More than 1.1 million people fled their homes in Somalia due to drought and conflict in 2017, adding to the one million people who were already displaced within the country from previous years. Beyond Somalia’s borders, an additional one million...

/echo/file/football-bringing-refugees-and-host-communities-together-serbia_enFootball bringing refugees and host communities together in Serbia

Football bringing refugees and host communities together in Serbia
27/06/2018
Peace Football Cup is a football tournament in Belgrade, Serbia, which fosters interaction between refugees and host communities. More than 250 people came to see 16 teams which brought together refugees of various ethnicities from eight refugee...

/echo/file/south-sudanese-refugees-forge-friendships-and-new-life-uganda_enSouth Sudanese refugees forge friendships and a new life in Uganda

South Sudanese refugees forge friendships and a new life in Uganda
19/06/2018
In July 2016 violence broke out in Juba, South Sudan, forcing thousands of people to flee into Uganda. Uganda welcomes refugees and in Bidibidi settlement in the north of the country, they are free to move, work, and start businesses. In...

/echo/file/invisible-refugees-indonesia-liaqat-and-rahilla-pakistan_enThe invisible refugees of Indonesia: Liaqat and Rahilla from Pakistan

The invisible refugees of Indonesia: Liaqat and Rahilla from Pakistan
18/06/2018
In several countries across Southeast Asia, the absence of a proper legal framework for refugees means that they are often considered as 'illegal aliens', which puts them in a situation of extreme vulnerability. Indonesia, Malaysia, and...

/echo/file/invisible-refugees-malaysia-maheswary-sri-lanka_enThe invisible refugees of Malaysia: Maheswary from Sri Lanka

The invisible refugees of Malaysia: Maheswary from Sri Lanka
13/06/2018
In several countries across Southeast Asia, the absence of a proper legal framework for refugees means that they are often considered as 'illegal aliens', which puts them in a situation of extreme vulnerability. Malaysia, Indonesia, and...

/echo/file/invisible-refugees-thailand-khadija-afghanistan_enThe invisible refugees of Thailand: Khadija from Afghanistan

The invisible refugees of Thailand: Khadija from Afghanistan
08/06/2018
In several countries across Southeast Asia, the absence of a proper legal framework for refugees means that they are often considered as 'illegal aliens', which puts them in a situation of extreme vulnerability. Thailand, Indonesia, and...

/echo/file/fighting-forest-fires-italy-eu-s-solidarity-action_enFighting forest fires in Italy: the EU’s solidarity in action

Fighting forest fires in Italy: the EU’s solidarity in action
07/06/2018
Every year, devastating fires destroy thousands of hectares of forests in Europe. Although southern European countries are particularly at risk, no country is immune. When national capacities to respond to forest fires are surpassed, the European...

/echo/file/how-congolese-community-fighting-against-child-malnutrition_enHow the Congolese community is fighting against child malnutrition

How the Congolese community is fighting against child malnutrition
06/06/2018
The reason children become malnourished is because their families have difficulty providing sufficient, quality food on a daily basis. In the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the EU has partnered with organisations Action Against Hunger and COOPI...

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