December 19, 2016 /
How do you keep a family together when you've lost everything? TIME follows Syrian refugees as they give birth in Greece, and raise their children in uncertainty.
December 6, 2016 /
PRI's The World
Like many journalists in Somalia, they have been targeted by Al-Shabab. But despite the dangers they face at home, under the EU-Turkey agreement they face likely deportation back to Turkey.
November 2, 2016 /
The EU’s asylum policies are failing. And conditions in Greece are so bad, many desperate Syrians see no other option.
October 27, 2016 /
Journalist Jeanne Carstensen about the refugee crisis in Greece seven months after closed borders and EU-Turkey deal left 60,000 Syrians and others stranded there.
October 1, 2016
Tens of thousands of people fleeing bombs and beheadings are trapped in squalid refugee camps and ad hoc settlements across Greece. Will the country's tattered health system be able to prevent an...
September 23, 2016 /
PRI's The World
A detention center established by the EU to process refugees arriving in Europe was destroyed in a recent fire.
August 28, 2016 /
Women's Refugee Commission
Refugee women and girls are in urgent need of protection as they seek safety in Turkey, Greece and in destination countries in Western Europe.
August 26, 2016 /
Over 50,000 people fleeing Syria, Afghanistan and elsewhere are being held in military-run camps across Greece—with limited access to health care, in part due to the economic crisis in Greece.
August 23, 2016 /
BBC, PRI's The World
A new report from the Women’s Refugee Commission documents deteriorating conditions for refugees trapped in Greece. Host Jeb Sharp speaks with reporter Jeanne Carstensen in Lesbos.
August 21, 2016 /
As fans cheered on Team Refugee in Rio, thousands of refugees from Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere suffered epidemics of scabies and dysentery in derelict Olympic stadiums in Athens.