The Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak on Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons

As COVID-19 continues to spread rapidly, the effects of the virus remain devastating to populations across the globe.  While government officials have attempted to mitigate the effects of the virus outbreak, certain populations face a higher threat of being negatively impacted than others.  Refugees and internally displaced persons are particularly at risk of being adversely affected by the pandemic.  This […]

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Sweden’s Refugee Dilemma

At the height of the Refugee Crisis in 2015, Sweden was considered to be the biggest safe haven in all of Europe. In 2015 alone, Sweden took in nearly 163,000 refugees, including 35,000 unaccompanied minors. At its peak, refugees were arriving at a rate of 10,000 a week. This made them the largest per capita […]

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