Category: Refugee Camps

Inside the Syrian Refugee Camps Where Childhood Doesn’t Exist

Naina Bajekal, Time, 7 August 2015 For the children living in the dusty refugee camps near the Jordanian-Syrian border, the tiniest things spark joy. They fill their long days by playing with skipping ropes, buckets and stones, their imaginations working overtime…

Life in a Refugee Camp: could you live there?

SBS Explainer, 24 July 2015 More than a third of the world’s 19.9 million refugees live in refugee camps, often without adequate food or services. The conditions vary from camp to camp, as do the chances of families returning to their…