NEWS ITEMS: JUNE 2016

   JUNE 1 – JUNE 5, 2016

UK Schools with large numbers of EU Migrant pupils ‘perform better’ UK Independent June 1
Hungarian Police secure migrant camp, block protests from leaving Reuters June 1
Lessons from Lesbos: Can tourism survive amid migrant crisis? CNN June 1
EU’s anti-migrant operation turns into massive rescue mission UK Independent June 1
A Dutch architect’s plan to put Europe’s refugees on a man-made island near Tunisia The Washington Post June 1
MIGRANTS SET CAMP ON FIRE IN GREECE, 6 INJURED Greek Reporter June 2
When Ebola hit liberia, refugees took frontline health role UNHCR News June 2
Last journey: the migrant who lost everything BBC News June 2
African Union’s Inaction in the migrant crisis is a cause for concern Ventures Africa June 2
How Europe can alleviate its migrant crisis – and save itself New York Magazine June 2
Syrian refugees share one thing they can’t live without CNN June 2
The forgotten story of European refugee camps in the Middle East The Washington Post June 2
ATLEAST 117 BODIES FOUND OFF LIBYA AS SMUGGLING BOAT SINKS The Seattle Times June 3
Councils Demand more funding for child refugees care costs BBC News June 3
Olympic history made: Refugee team revealed for Rio 2016 Games CNN June 3
Their own public Idaho The Economist June 4
Finding our humanity in the refugee crisis: a call to action The Huffington Post Blog June 4
UN App to feed Syrian refugee children in Ramadan Al Jazeera June 5

   JUNE 6 – JUNE 12, 2016

REFUGEE WOMEN ON GREEK ISLANDS IN CONSTANT FEAR News Deeply June 6
Meet the team of refugees set to compete at the Rio Olympics Mashable June 6
Fire ravages Dusseldorf refugee centre in Germany BBC News  June 7
What’s at Stake when Syrian Refugees are Smuggled to the US MSNBC June 7
Making giant chessboard from refugee life jackets Al Jazeera June 7
Refugee Men forced to sell sex to survive in Greece The Guardian June 7
U.N. Unveils arabic smartphone app to feed Syrian Refugee Children Huffington Post June 7
GERMANY’S GRAND REFUGEE EXPERIMENT Washington Post June 8
The quiet crisis of Europe’s pregnant refugees News Deeply June 8
Syrian Refugees admitted to US Spike CNN June 8
We built this city: How the Refugees of Calais became the camp’s architects The Guardian June 8
Experts sound alarm over mental health toll borne by migrants and refugees The Guardian June 8
Police arrest wrong person in hunt for people smuggler The Independent June 9
Iraq refugees return home: ‘Europe didn’t welcome us’ USA Today June 9
PROTESTERS INTERRUPT DONALD TRUMP OVER SYRIAN REFUGEE REMARKS TIME June 10
Timely ‘Dheepan’ Puts Face to Refugee Crisis San Diego Union-Tribune June 10
Refugee children labor in Turkish factories ABC News June 10
Young refugees gather to share ideas at UNHCR Global Summit UNHCR News June 10
The Child Migrants of Africa The New York Times June 10
Idaho man charged after Syrian Refugee is struck ABC News June 10
Clinical program receives grant to launch Syrian resettlement project Harvard Law Today June 10
Stranded in a refugee camp, Syrian photographer teaches budding artists PBS Newshour June 11
Nashville Refugee Farmers grow food for Bonnaroo Festival The Tennessean June 11
REFUGEE LIFE AT GREECE’S HARA HOTEL AL JAZEERA JUNE 12
Emotional Toll of reporting refugee crisis surprises news organizations The Guardian June 12
Without help, families face lonely search for Europe’s missing refugee children The Jerusalem Post June 12
Traffickers exploiting young refugees in French camps, UNICEF says The Guardian June 13

   JUNE 13 – JUNE 19, 2016

‘Brexit’ Vote Has European Workers in Britain Unsure of Future The New York Times June 13
Canterbury Tales rebooted with refugee stories of trafficking and detention The Guardian June 13
German man shoots five-year-old refugee girl and teenager with air rifle The Independent June 13
At Least 60,000 Migrants Died or Went Missing in Past 20 Years Voice of America June 14
Powerful Images Show Fathers Caring For Their Children On The Refugee Trail The Huffington Post June 14
A bit of progress with a big question mark: The EU’s slow-moving migration policy Deutsche Welle June 15
Iraqi refugee who raped 10-year-old boy at swimming pool in Austria jailed for six years The Independent June 15
Manus refugee having breakdown was beaten and jailed, say detainees
The Guardian June 15
New Security on Greek Islands Reduces Access News Deeply June 15
The European Union Can’t Outsource Its Refugee Crisis Bangkok Post June 15
Making a living on Syria’s refugee trail BBC June 15
Texas Loses Its Syrian Refugee Lawsuit The Atlantic June 16
England fans accused of mocking refugee children in France as they pay one to down a pint and have others ‘fight’ over handfuls of coins The Telegraph June 16
Refugee crisis: 20 children among dead in Niger desert Al Jazeera June 16
Jo Cox: The Labour MP who campaigned tirelessly for refugees The Independent June 16
White House sees surge in Syrian refugee admissions this year Reuters June 16
‘Europe’s refugee shame’: Doctors Without Borders rejects EU funding over Turkey deal RT June 17
Temer Ends Brazil’s Plan to Host 100,000 Syrian Refugees TeleSur English June 17
Greek refugee camps: ‘Children grow sicker every day’ Al Jazeera June 18

   JUNE 20 – JUNE 26, 2016

Global forced displacement hits record high UNHCR June 20
The Other Major Refugee Crisis: 3 Million Afghans Wall Street Journal June 20
Commentary: For refugees, awkward truths about U.S. asylum Reuters June 20
Refugees: From Syria to Somalia, tales of displacement Al Jazeera June 21
Is it racist to complain about EU migration? CNN June 22
Migration continues to hit record levels Radio New Zealand June 22
Net migration pushes UK population to over 65 million as London grows by 135,000 people The Evening Standard June 23
Blaming Muslims, at First, in Norway The New York Times June 24
Aziz Ansari: Why Trump Makes Me Scared for My Family  The New York Times June 24
Syrians mourn the refugee star dancer who was driven to suicide The Guardian June 26
Syrian Refugees List Their Campsite on Airbnb Atlas Obscura June 26
It’s Time for Europe to Walk Away From Its Refugee Deal With Turkey Foreign Policy June 26
Emotional trauma leaves deep wounds for Syria’s child refugees Al-Monitor June 26
Sweden murder probe after refugee centre death The Local.Se June 26
Kenya aims to cut size of Somali refugee camp by about half by end-2016 Reuters June 26

   JUNE 27 – JUNE 30, 2016

Cameron condemns xenophobic and racist abuse after Brexit vote The Guardian June 27
After a campaign scarred by bigotry, it’s become OK to be racist in Britain The Guardian June 28
Cameron tells EU leaders they must offer UK more control over immigration The Guardian June 28
Curfew and raids in Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon after series of blasts Middle East Eye June 28
Tackle migration or risk more exits, Hungarian PM tells EU Reuters June 29
Smugglers Use Uber-Registered Drivers to Move Migrants to U.S. Border Fortune June 30
Syrian refugee praised after handing in €50,000 he found hidden in donated wardrobe The Telegraph June 30

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