Stories about Refugees from December, 2015
The following seven stories received the most attention from audiences and also received hundreds of shares, likes and comments on social media and our site.
Luna Acharya Mulder has a rare window on the refugee psyche. Growing up, she went back and forth between two vastly different worlds--New York and refugee camps in Nepal.
This has been a fascinating year on GV Face, our Hangout series where we try to understand the world through discussions with our on-ground experts -- Global Voices community members.
In a country in the throes of war, celebrating Christmas can be an act of both profound naïvete and staunch resistance.
Though Internet users only recently debunked a false English-language meme about Japan's alleged restrictions on Muslims, it's far from true that Japan necessarily welcomes immigrants and refugees with open arms.
'Whose knife is in my heart and my sight? What country is my lonely body buried in?'
She survived hunger and homelessness. Then she had to figure out her identity.
Hungary is stepping up efforts to block European Union plans to relocate some 120,000 refugees across the continent.
Yemeni blogger Noon Arabia visits a few of the camps where some of Jordan's 650,000 Syrian refugees are living under difficult circumstances.
Life is full steam ahead for this resettled Syrian family, but they worry their relatives, hoping to come to the US too, may not be allowed in anytime soon.
"In fact, what is more troubling in a way is that the nature of the coverage only confirms a north-south divide..."