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8 practical ways to help refugees

Melissa Fleming of the UN’s Refugee Agency shares some ways to help refugees right now.

1. Host refugees and asylum seekers in your home.

2. Volunteer your specific skill.

3. Help refugees to integrate into a new culture.

4. Encourage your university to offer refugee scholarships.

5. Employ refugees.

6. Offer opportunities for refugees to volunteer.

7. Hold awareness and fundraising events.

8. Donate.