Phones โ€“ crucial to survival for refugees on the perilous route to Europe

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Summary:

Even if not all refugees have smartphones, 98% of people in Middle East and North Africa now use a mobile phone. They are an untapped resource for the European institutions that have not yet found ways of communicating with refugees. These are the devices we all use to get from A to B but, for a refugee, they could mean the difference between life and death.

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https://theconversation.com/phones-crucial-to-survival-for-refugees-on-the-perilous-route-to-europe-59428

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Date tagged:

08/08/2016, 05:57

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08/08/2016, 01:57