You may have seen in the news that a large amount of rescue ships have been coming to Italy with the country threatening to close its ports unless EU members do more to help with the migrant crisis.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi said in a statement l...

July 4, 2017

 Graphic courtesy of the Home Office

Dr Edie Friedman, Executive Director of JCORE welcomes the new announcement from the Home Office that the Syrian refugee resettlement programme, under which 20,000 vulnerable people are to be brought to Britain by 2020, is to be expa...

1) Siraje 

Siraje was studying mathematics at university in Ethiopia and planned to become a teacher. But he was forced to leave in 2002 before he was due to graduate when the ethnic group to which he belongs, the Oromo, faced persecution and gross human rights violatio...

February 20, 2017

JCORE & AJR blog on the refugee crisis, the support refugees website and what we can learn from the experiences of refugees before, during & after the Holocaust

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