refugee crisis

Syrian refugee women are using their skills to help children survive winter.

Children and their families are living in basic conditions, lacking warm clothes, blankets or heating.

Iman fled the war in Syria with her four children, but just when she thought they were safe – they faced a threat they couldn’t escape: winter

Syrian children have been fighting to survive war, hunger, poverty and disease. But now they are fighting to survive the cold.

Meet some of the amazing children around the world who refuse to let things like war, conflict or natural disaster stand in the way of getting an education.

Eight-year-old Bassam and his family have been running from war for five years, only to have it chase them every step of the way

Hidden in the ghettos, scattered on the outskirts of this ancient turmeric-coloured city, and milling about in centres are hundreds of migrants, stranded, with dashed hopes and unfulfilled dreams.

Having escaped persecution in Myanmar, hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are now at risk from the wild storms hammering the region.

The war in Yemen has taken a devastating toll on children. They urgently need food, clean water and medicine to survive.

Whether facing disasters, conflict or disease – you’ll be giving the most vulnerable children around the world the chance to survive and thrive.

Syrian children have suffered through seven years of horrific war. With no end in sight, they need help now more than ever.

Rohingya children survived extreme violence, but now they face a danger they can’t escape: monsoon season 

As the world shifts its attention to the thousands of families fleeing war torn Syria, I feel obligated to write about the few who have returned.

Until poverty, unemployment and poor living conditions are addressed, Somali children will continue to live, and die, from the menace of hunger.

Marie-Pierre Poirier recently travelled the migrant route through the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Croatia. She shares her story with us.

As violence escalates in the Syrian region of Raqqa, families have been fleeing their homes to poorly equipped temporary shelters and camps.

An unusual ally has been enlisted in the fight against polio in the war-torn mountains of Yemen: donkeys.

Schools are helping Syrian children overcome the horrors they’ve experienced. But freezing classrooms are driving countless children away from learning.

Syrian children have already been through so much. And now as a deadly winter looms, children face snow storms and the freezing cold.

In the night I wake suddenly, because I see the killing and the people who were shot. I see those things again...

Cox’s Bazar was once known for its fishing, its tourist attractions, and having the world’s longest beach...

It was three years ago, on a Tuesday morning, when Boko Haram stormed Zara’s village, and the slaughter began...

Abdullah rubs the stem of a flying dragonfly toy between his palms, as if for warmth, and gasps with delight as friction shoots the colourful propellor...

In a crisis that has shocked the world with its scale, it is the number of children struggling to exist within that crisis that is truly staggering.