Daily Archives: January 2, 2019

Plight Of Thailand’s Stateless Population Continues Long After “Cave Boys” Spotlight Dims

With a prosperous economy and thousands of kilometers of porous borders with historically unstable nations, Thailand is home to a large and established population of stateless people. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) puts the number of registered stateless persons at just under half a million. However, due […]

Unaccompanied Minor Refugees in Canada

In 2016 Canada received 287 unaccompanied minor refugee claimants, a number which later increased to 492 in 2017, according to the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada. Unaccompanied minors are those who arrive to the country under the age of 18 and without a legal guardian. In Canada, refugees arriving […]