#VRHumans Archive

Refugees are the most vulnerable people on the planet

THE number of refugees worldwide has climbed for six consecutive years. Some 68m people are now displaced by violence and persecution—equal to a fifth of

The condemned: A second chance?

In one of the world’s deadliest countries, a growing movement sees jobs for ex-gang members as the only way to end the violence. It

Usman Iftikhar wins Commonwealth Young Person of the Year award

An Australian who helps refugees start their own businesses has received an award from the Commonwealth’s newly appointed youth ambassador, Prince Harry. Usman Iftikhar

Protest art and emerging culture

Forget slick. Political battles are now won with knocked-up posters, placards and memes, not flash campaigns. And museums are scrambling to scoop up these

A true and final act of ultimate bravery

The French police officer who swapped places with a female supermarket employee being held hostage had already received a lifetime of accolades by the