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Ethiopia Counselors Stretch

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Joseph Wesonga, physiotherapist/trainer, CVT Kakuma, writes about how his work with clients continues during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Thursday, May 21, 2020
Ahmad Al-Shouly, CVT Jordan social services manager, and Hadeel Al-Mkhaimer and Esraa Janajreh, social workers, discuss their efforts to help clients cope with the challenges they are facing during the pandemic.
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Monday, May 18, 2020
Salwa Al-Haj Saeed, outreach worker at CVT Jordan, works with a team of volunteers to connect with the refugee community and to keep that connection during the pandemic.
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Monday, May 11, 2020
The CVT Uganda-Gulu team is adapting care in the time of COVID-19 and caring for clients across the region.
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Wednesday, April 22, 2020
In this third story in her series, Farah Al-Dweik, senior physiotherapist, CVT Jordan, writes from the perspective of a representative client who escaped Syria after her son was kidnapped and then returned to her
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Thursday, April 16, 2020
As COVID-19 spreads around the world, people can take steps to help refugees and asylum seekers.
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Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Andrea Cárcamo, senior policy counsel, writes about the urgent need to designate Venezuela for temporary protected status.
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Michelle Rodenburg
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
The public charge rule never should have been implemented and is dangerously irresponsible, explains Michelle Rodenburg of CVT’s D.C. office.
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Monday, March 16, 2020
On a recent visit to Mexicali, Mexico, Andrea Cárcamo, senior policy counsel, observed many impacts of the "Remain in Mexico" policy on asylum seekers.
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Thursday, March 12, 2020
Mohammad Atieh, physiotherapist at CVT Jordan, writes about how CVT's care helps clients begin to look forward to a future.
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