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Art Matters: This Week in Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 03.28.2015 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Every day, along with a group of nearly 50 other people, I have the privilege of making seed grants to up and coming social change leaders around the world. The Pollination Project helps this community of daily givers identify new grantees. Here are the extraordinary people and projects that we supported this past week.

Why Refugees Need to Make a Living

Dale Buscher | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dale Buscher

It is time to implement interventions that are tailored to the local context, that build on the refugees' existing skills, and that match local market demand.

"Ugly As Ogres:" Burmese Envoy Insults Refugees

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HONG KONG (AFP) -- Myanmar's senior official in Hong Kong has described the Rohingya people as "ugly as ogres" in a letter sent to media and foreign o...

Thailand Detains More Burmese Refugees Amid Abuse Accusations

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Thai military has taken into custody another group of asylum-seekers from Burma's Rohingya minority. It comes amid accusations - denied by the ...

Thailand Forces Burmese Refugees Back Out To Sea: Survivors

Irrawaddy.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A refugee rights organization has called on the Thai government to stop stranding Rohingya boat people from western Burma's Arakan State at sea after ...