United Nations – Six years after civil war broke out in Syria, young students were forced to complete their university education elsewhere. Students like Alaa reached out to the Global Platform for Syrian students, a non-profit group based in Portugal to finish her studies in architecture. Meanwhile, the United Nations Refugee Agency, UNHCR, is urging European countries to admit up to 200,000 asylum-seekers from conflict zones around the world.
UN in Action: Episode #1521
Script (Pdf): www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/unia1521escript.pdf