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Qatar Charity distributes winter aid to Syrian, Palestinian refugees in Jordan

Qatar Charity distributes winter aid to Syrian, Palestinian refugees in Jordan

Qatar Charity (QC) launched the second phase of the ‘Qatar Relief Convoys’ campaign in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, where it distributed food and winter aid to Syrian and Palestinian refugees ...

Qatar Charity launches initiative to alleviate suffering of refugees

Qatar Charity launches initiative to alleviate suffering of refugees

Qatar Charity launched an initiative under the hashtag #Million Smiles, through social media platforms, as part of its winter campaign entitled 'Warmth and Peace', with the participation of a number of media professionals, athletes, advocates and activists.

QC, QRCS deliver relief aid to Ethiopian refugees in Sudan

QC, QRCS deliver relief aid to Ethiopian refugees in Sudan

Qatar Charity (QC) and the Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) have started the delivery of urgent humanitarian aid to Ethiopian refugees, who fled to eastern Sudan because of the ongoing conflict in the Tigray Region.

UN Chief hopes elections in Myanmar lead to safe return of Rohingya refugees

UN Chief hopes elections in Myanmar lead to safe return of Rohingya refugees

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for holding a ‘peaceful orderly and credible’ election process in Myanmar, expressing his hope that the vote would help advance ‘inclusive sustainable development’ ...

Niger stampede kills 20 at handout for refugees

Niger stampede kills 20 at handout for refugees

Twenty people, many of them women and children, were trampled to death on Monday in a stampede for food and money for refugees in southeast Niger, sources said.

A campaign to get refugees warmth, peace

A campaign to get refugees warmth, peace

Qatar Charity (QC) has held various activities at Aspire Park, aiming to educate the society on the challenging conditions faced by refugees and their winter needs.

Qatar reaffirms its support for refugees

Qatar reaffirms its support for refugees

At the high-level Global Refugee Forum (GRF), which took place in Geneva, on December 17 and 18, Qatar reiterated its support for refugees

UN targets electrifying all of world's refugee camps

UN targets electrifying all of world's refugee camps

The UN set itself a daunting challenge this week aimed at improving the lives of displaced people, reining in climate change and even preventing conflict: to bring electric power to all refugee camps by 2030.

UN refugees chief urges Greece to improve "miserable" camp conditions

UN refugees chief urges Greece to improve "miserable" camp conditions

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees urged the Greek government on Wednesday to improve living conditions in migrant camps and said Europe must do more to protect unaccompanied children.

Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route

Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route

Greek police clashed on Saturday with groups of migrants and refugees camped in a field close to the country's northern border hoping to cross to neighbouring countries and travel onward to northern Europe, witnesses said.

Driver hijacks, sets ablaze school bus in Italy, children flee unharmed

Driver hijacks, sets ablaze school bus in Italy, children flee unharmed

A bus full of schoolchildren was hijacked and set on fire by its own driver on Wednesday in an apparent protest against migrant drownings in the Mediterranean, Italian authorities said.

'Qatar offering $100mn aid this year to help Syrians'

'Qatar offering $100mn aid this year to help Syrians'

Qatar announced this year a contribution of $100mn to alleviate the suffering of the Syrian people.