Against All Odds

“Developed by UNHCR…Against All Odds is about the global refugee experience from the time people are forced to leave their countries of origin to the beginning of their new life abroad.” – Against All Odds Related Links “Against All Odds. Got the guts to play refugee?” – Curator: Alice Bao

Ayiti: The Cost of Life

“Ayiti: The Cost of Life is a web-based, role-playing video game in which the player assumes the roles of family members living in rural Haiti. At the start of the game, the player chooses a main goal for his/her family: achieve education, make money, stay healthy, or maintain happiness. During the course of the game, the player encounters unexpected events and must make many decisions that contribute to or detract from achieving the chosen goal.” – Ayiti: The Cost of Life

3rd World Farmer

“In the game, the player gets to manage an African farm and is soon confronted with the difficult choices that poverty and conflict can cause. As a farm and family management game it has an emotional impact on many players because usually these types of games play out in much easier settings, where it’s always possible…