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Amnesty International
http://web.amnesty.org/pages/refugees-background-eng#refugee
An organization working to protect human rights worldwide.

ART – Art for Refugees in Transition
http://www.artforrefugees.org/
Assist refugees in rebuilding individuality and community through resources, training, and activities.

Beyond the Fire-Teen experiences with war
Beyond the Fire:
Stories of teenage refugees who live in the U.S.

Child Soldiers.org
http://www.childsoldiers.org/home/
Giving a voice to children affected by war through drawings, stories, and music.

Center for Documentary Arts
Center for Documentary Arts
The Center for Documentary Arts (CDA) is dedicated to using the tools of documentary work—photography, oral history, film making, narrative writing, radio broadcasting, and visual art—to help Utahns look inward to better understand our state's past and present and to gaze outward to discover our connection to the nation and the world. CDA creates and supports projects that examine and honor the cultural, spiritual, and ethnic identities of our state's and nation's diverse population in forums wherein we can acknowledge differences, establish common ground, and, hence, build community. The CDA is one of the founding agents of the Leonardo in Salt Lake City.

CIA-Central Intellegence Agency
CIA World Fact Book:
Quick information on geography, politics, and backgrounds of countries.

Human Rights Organization
http://www.humanrights.org/
Links to information and resources for refugees.

Refugees International
http://www.refugeesinternational.org/
A powerful voice for life saving action.

Invisible Children
http://www.invisiblechildren.com/home.php
Informative movies, stories, and educational material about war-affected children.

IRC – International Rescue Committee
http://www.theirc.org/
Humanitarian relief organization. You can pledge money and sign up for a monthly newsletter through this site.


Refugees International – A powerful voice for lifesaving action
http://www.refugeesinternational.org/content/article/list/?type=8
Refugee International articles.

Refugee Stories – Published Communities History Project
http://www.refugeestories.org/
Listen to refugees' experiences.

The Story Teller and Listener Online:
Essays in the role of story and narrative in peacemaking, healing, bridge-building and reconciliation
An essay project by storyteller, Laura Simms
Storyteller and Listener Online

UN Refugee Agency
http://www.unhcr.org/cgi-bin/texis/vtx/home
Produced by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in 1950’s to protect refugees and resolve worldwide problems dealing with refugees.

U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
http://www.refugees.org/
Protecting refugees, serving immigrants, and upholding freedom since 1911.

U.S. Department of State
http://www.state.gov/g/prm/
A government site filled with information about refugees such as, statistics, migration, population, etc.

Women’s Commission for Refugee women and children
http://www.womenscommission.org/
Working to Improve the lives and protect the rights of refugee and internally displaced women and children.

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