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Refugee Women

Sabrina Siddiqui

D.C. Nonprofit Helps Immigrant, Low-Income Women Start Businesses

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Two years ago, Paulette Mpouma, a Cameroon refugee and working mother of four, enrolled in classes at non-profit organization Empowered ...

Strong Girls, Powerful Women: It's Time To Give Refugee Girls a Chance

Sarah Costa | Posted 08.20.2012 | Impact
Sarah Costa

On this World Refugee Day, I have in front of me the faces of the young refugee girls the Women's Refugee Commission met on a recent visit to Ethiopia...

Voices from Dadaab: the Daily Struggle to Cook a Meal

Erin Patrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Erin Patrick

This summer I traveled to the Dadaab region in Kenya, where three refugee camps -- among the largest in the world -- host nearly 300,000 refugees.