I was just six months old when my family had to flee our home in order to survive. Today, more than 70 million people worldwide are refugees, and like my family, many see the U.S. as a beacon of hope.
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In the spirit of spookiness, here are some tricky issues that are affecting kids and ways that you can help treat them.
As a nurse at the Mahama Camp in Rwanda, Jen does it all. She started working with Save the Children in September 2015 and now delivers pre- and post-natal care to women in the camp. For these women, and so many women around the world, simple interventions such as this can mean the difference between life and death.
She and her family were forced from their home in Iraq. Now she is among 28 million children who have no place to call home.
Around 600 refugees are arriving in Tanzania each day. If this continues, the country will soon host one of the largest refugee camps in the world.