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Alicia Keys Releases a Powerful Short Film for Refugees

While we are constantly confronted with headlines about dangerous journeys across seas and overcrowded migrant camps, it's hard to really understand the scope and gravity of the refugee problem around the world. Read More »

5 Incredible Women Helping Refugees and How You Can, Too

It's no coincidence that the UNHCR's Global Trends Forced Displacement in 2015 report was released just days before World Refugee Day on Monday. Read More »

Meet the Women Who Are Part of the Olympics' First All-Refugee Team

Well, this will give you chills: The International Olympic Commission announced yesterday that four women and six men are part of the first all-refugee team. Read More »

This 15-Year-Old Syrian Girl Is Campaigning Against Child Marriage in Her Refugee Camp

This 15-year-old Syrian girl is campaigning against child marriage by offering drawing and acting classes to her peers in the Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan. Omaima Hoshan hopes she will be able to discourage them from making the mistake of marrying too early. Read More »

12 Well-Known Women You Didn't Know Were Refugees

All the news we hear about refugees these days may seem like it's coming from a world away, but some of the most famous women the world we all know and love were once in positions where they were forced to flee their homelands. Read More »

These Founders Take Women Helping Women to a Whole New Level

The refugee crisis in Europe has become a worldwide concern, with many countries and organizations jumping in to help those migrating from nation to nation, or those already stationed in various refugee camps throughout Europe.  Read More »