Category: Refugees

The Impact of Refugees’ Trauma and Discrimination

Refugees are people who have been forced to flee their homes due to war, violence, persecution, or human rights violations. They often face multiple traumas before, during, and after their migration, as well as discrimination and hostility in their host countries. These challenges can have lasting effects on their physical and mental health, as well […]

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France Condemned by European Court for Detaining Migrant Children

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled against France 11 times in May 2023 for violating the rights of migrant children who were detained in administrative centers or hotels pending their deportation. The court found that France had breached Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights, which prohibits inhuman or degrading […]

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Syria refugees to face their torturers in German court

Six years ago Wassim Mukdad fled Syria, demoralized and fearing for his life as the country spiraled ever deeper into all-out war. This week, the 34-year-old will come face-to-face with the man accused of running a government detention center where Mukdad and thousands of others were tortured during the early months of the uprising against […]

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