Airbnb says it will temporarily house 20,000 Afghan refugees

Airbnb says it will temporarily house 20,000 Afghan refugees

[ad_1] Airbnb and Airbnb.org announced on Tuesday that they will temporarily house 20,000 Afghan refugees for free. The effort, an evolution of the home renting platform’s “Frontline stays” program for housing first responders, is in response to the refugee crisis caused by the US military’s withdrawal from Afghanistan and the Taliban’s takeover of the country. … Read more

Airbnb to help house up to 20,000 Afghan refugees | Airbnb

[ad_1] Airbnb will help house up to 20,000 Afghan refugees, the company has announced, as part of its Airbnb.org charitable arm. The company will coordinate with Airbnb hosts who want to offer their homes to refugees for free, or at a discounted rate, with the charitable organisation picking up the rest of the bill, as … Read more

These countries offered to help Afghan refugees, U.S. flights are yet to arrive

These countries offered to help Afghan refugees, U.S. flights are yet to arrive

[ad_1] SKOPJE, North Macedonia — Three Balkan countries have offered to help desperate Afghans, but no refugees have flown in on American flights. As thousands of people continue to throng around Kabul’s Hamid Karzai International Airport, officials in North Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania — neighboring Balkan countries whose populations have experienced violence themselves — said … Read more