Another 500,000 Afghanistan On The Verge Of Becoming Homelessness
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Another 500,000 Afghanistan On The Verge Of Becoming Homelessness

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eviction threats put hundreds of thousands of vulnerable families at risk of homelessness Christian JepsenRegional Communications Adviser Asia, Europe and Latin America (AELA)Phone/WhatsApp: +254 706 248 391 | Skype ID christian.jepsen1Norwegian Refugee Councilwww.nrc.no| Facebook | Twitter Up to half a million families in Afghanistan are now facing the prospect of homelessness following increasing pressure from the authorities to return Read More…

Afghanistan: Devastating Earthquake Exacerbates Dire Humanitarian Crisis
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Afghanistan: Devastating Earthquake Exacerbates Dire Humanitarian Crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Statement by Neil Turner, Country Director for the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) in Afghanistan, on the devastating 5.9 magnitude earthquake that hit the country last night:   By: Joanna NahorskaNorwegian Refugee CouncilGlobal Media AdviserMobile: +47 481 20 913 | + 32 474 160 470 | Twitter: @Joanna_Nahorska “Our teams are on the ground conducting a rapid Read More…

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EU Aid Delay Puts Palestine Lives At Risk

Reading Time: 3 minutes The European Union is putting Palestinian lives at risk as it continues to delay the disbursement of aid to vital sectors in the occupied Palestinian territory. By: Ahmed Bayram, NRCMedia and Communications Adviser, Amman,ahmed.bayram@nrc.no, phone +962 7 9016 0147 A large portion of EU funding committed to Palestine, valued at nearly €215 million, has been delayed Read More…

Iraq: Conflict, Destruction Stopping Displaced Families From Returning To Sinjar
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Iraq: Conflict, Destruction Stopping Displaced Families From Returning To Sinjar

Reading Time: 3 minutes By: Samah Hadid, NRC Middle East,Samah.hadid@nrc.no, +962790136972 Widespread destruction of civilian houses, new clashes, and social tensions are stopping two-thirds of displaced families from returning to their homes in Iraq’s north-western town of Sinjar, according to a new report by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC). Nearly five years on from the large-scale military operation to Read More…

The First Flight In 6 Years has Taken Off From Yemen's Capital Sana'a
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The First Flight In 6 Years has Taken Off From Yemen’s Capital Sana’a

Reading Time: 2 minutes Yemen: Reopening of Sana’a airport is a stepping stone towards sustainable peace By: Tiril SkarsteinNorwegian Refugee Council Phone: +47 90569287 Statement by Erin Hutchinson, the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Country Director in Yemen, on the resumption today of commercial flights from Sana’a: “The take-off of the first commercial flight from Sana’a airport in almost six years Read More…

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Afghan Refugees Will Get a New Life in Canada

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fourteen countries issued a joint statement on human rights restrictions for Afghan women, and Canadian businesses continue to provide jobs for Afghan immigrants By: Charlotte Hui Human rights restrictions on women and girls have increased since the Taliban re-established the Islamic United Emirates of Afghanistan. Today, fourteen foreign ministries, including Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, Read More…

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Civilian Casualties Halved Since The Start Of The Truce In Yemen

Reading Time: 2 minutes The number of civilians killed and injured in Yemen has dropped by more than 50 per cent since the start of the truce agreement on 2 April.  By: Jasmin Lavoie, NRC Media Coordinator in Yemen: jasmin.lavoie@nrc.no, +967 73 600 339 In the month before the announcement of the truce, 213 civilians were injured or killed in Read More…

Syrians' Losing Daily Fight For Survival
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Syrians’ Losing Daily Fight For Survival

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Like nothing, we have seen”: Syrians fight to survive an unprecedented economic crisis By: Ahmed Bayram, NRC’s Middle East,+962790160147  Vulnerable Syrian families need urgent financial support to survive the country’s debilitating economic crisis, warns the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) ahead of the sixth Brussels pledging conference on Syria. New findings released by NRC today show how families across Syria Read More…

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The Dubai Virtual Regulatory Authority Is The First Government To Enter The Metaverse

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Dubai Asset Regulatory Authority announced its entry into the metaverses by establishing its headquarters in the virtual world “The Sandbox.”. The Crown Prince of Dubai will oversee it. He serves as the Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai. The Sandbox will be the national authority handling all legal partnerships and Read More…

Riot Games Keeping Gamers Busy Throughout Ramadan
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Riot Games Keeping Gamers Busy Throughout Ramadan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Covering League of Legends, VALORANT and WildRift, RIOT Games has arranged a plethora of activations throughout Ramadan for all gamers Gaming in the Middle East is one of the fastest-growing gaming regions for video game companies. With the advent of the internet, gaming companies have been putting significant resources into attracting gamers from the Middle Read More…

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“Mohammad AlNajar”Reflection upon His Success Story

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Mohammad AlNajar”: Reflection upon His Success Story This is not your average fly-by-night success story, but one of perseverance, never giving up and reflecting on his success. One of inspiration for the Arab world’s aspiring youths, one of experimenting with cultures, challenging life and its countless obstacles, exploring opportunities and seeing the light at the Read More…

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Mohamed Nagia Named To Dubai’s Top 100 Social Influencers List

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mohamed Nagia Receives Prestigious Dubai Award For Social Media Content The young content creator, “Mohamed Nagia” was honored for being among the best influencers on social networking sites, in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates. For his achievement, Mr Nagia was presented with the World Live “streamers” award. Even with all his success blogging has Read More…

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Exclusive Interview With Iconic Builder And Designer, Dr. Hamdan Al-Sweilem

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dr. Hamdan Al-Sweilem has built many of the most famous hotel brands around the world Please dr, about your life? Dr Hamdan Al-Sweilem is a successful businessman from the United Arab Emirates who immigrated to the country in 1977 and still calls it home. He also holds European citizenship. Dr Al-Sweilem studied Medicine and Business Read More…

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Exciting New Ramadan Series By Iraqi Artist Ahmed ALKhafaji

Reading Time: < 1 minute In the holy month of Ramadan, God willing, the young Iraqi actor Ahmed Khafaji and the beautiful Egyptian actress Mai Selim will premier their highly anticipated new tv series, (A Distance from Love). The show will be aired on several streaming platforms, including the popular “Iraqi Al Sharqiya” channel. The premise of the series revolves Read More…

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Yemen: International Community’s Credibility Is At Stake

Reading Time: 2 minutes Statement by Jan Egeland, Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council, as the war in Yemen enters its eighth year “While the warring parties have been attacking and destroying civilian life with impunity, the international community has looked on, and even poured fuel on the fire, with no respite for the Yemeni people. “Attacks on civilians have Read More…

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The Talented Mr Ahmed Al khafagi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Journalist and Tv personality Mr Al Khafagi holds a diploma from the College of Fine Arts (Baghdad) and, in 2001, moved to live in Dubai with his family. His career began in 2012 when he participated in the talent program Star Academy 9 with the help of his girlfriend Rahma Riyad. After passing the initial Read More…

UK PM Travels To The United Arab Emirates To Meet With Crown Prince
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UK PM Travels To The United Arab Emirates To Meet With Crown Prince

Reading Time: < 1 minute Prime Minister Boris Johnson met the Crown Prince of the United Arab Emirates, Mohammed bin Zayed al Nayhan Russian imports account for 8% of total UK oil demand, but the UK is also a significant producer of both crude oil and petroleum products, in addition to imports from a diverse range of reliable suppliers beyond Read More…

Syrians Continue To Suffer And Must Not Be Forgotten
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Syrians Continue To Suffer And Must Not Be Forgotten

Reading Time: 2 minutes Statement by Jan Egeland, Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council, on the eve of the 11th anniversary of the Syria crisis: As the world continues to rally around Ukraine to help them defend against the illegal invasion from Russia, the humanitarian crisis in Syria has entered into its eleventh year. A crisis that has stemmed from Read More…

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The nomination of the first international professional Arab photographer, Mohammed Qamaz Al-Jordan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mohammad Qammaz is the first Arab photographer to photograph in a new way of innovative fashion, from the Arab (Bedouin) heritage for the second time in a row; In the IPA International Competition for Arab Photographers from the State of JordanInternational photo awards. In 2017, Mohammad Qammaz was the first Arab photographer to receive the Read More…

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Lebanon: Syrian Refugees Face Evictions As They take desperate Measures To See Out Winter

Reading Time: 2 minutes Syrian refugees in Lebanon are facing evictions from their shelters while others resort to desperate measures to cope with bitter weather conditions amid soaring fuel and food prices. By: Ahmed BayramMedia and Communications Adviser, Amman In January alone, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) received 56 cases of Syrian refugees facing evictions in different areas in Lebanon. Read More…

Civilian Casualties Double Since End Of Human Rights Monitoring In Yemen
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Civilian Casualties Double Since End Of Human Rights Monitoring In Yemen

Reading Time: < 1 minute The number of civilians killed or injured in Yemen has almost doubled since UN human rights monitoring ended last October, new figures show. By: Karl SchembriRegional Media Adviser for East Africa and Yemen In the four months before the end of the human rights monitoring, 823 civilians were injured or killed in the war. In the four months Read More…

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AT&T and Verizon Scheduled To Launch 5G Network Throughout U.S.

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dubai | Mohamed Saieed | IOT Consultant in the Middle East and AI Expert This project is currently met with strong opposition from a U.S. airline group. 5G is the new technology for Internet connections and mobiles, which allows for large data download speeds and an increase in the number of connected devices simultaneously. This Read More…