Paris summit for Techfugees

Techfugees, the community-led non-profit set up to empower displaced people from across the world through digital, marks its second anniversary next month with a major gathering in Paris looking at ways to help refugees at all stages of their journeys. (more…)


Techfugees meets crisis with innovation

There can’t be many more urgent or worthwhile uses for digital innovation than tackling the humanitarian refugee crisis now engulfing Europe. As the community-led Techfugees initiative launches a crowdfunding campaign at Lisbon’s Web Summit, Francesca Woodhouse looks at how better connectivity and tech-enabled education offer real and practical support. (more…)