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UNHCR is supporting Mexico to strengthen and expand its asylum procedures, amid a sharp increase in the number of people seeking asylum in the country.
As the Islamic world prepares to welcome the holy month of Ramadan, UNHCR urges greater support for millions of refugees and internally displaced people hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic.
UNHCR is calling for concerted international action and solidarity to ensure equitable access to COVID-19 vaccinations.
UNHCR is ensuring that another 20,000 refugees can access Iran’s national health insurance scheme, taking the numbers assisted with health insurance to 120,000.
UNHCR continues to work around the clock to assist thousands of people reaching safety in northern Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province.
UNHCR today launched a powerful social media campaign calling for the world to support the Refugee Olympic and Paralympic Teams.
We are deeply saddened by the latest reports confirming that six Malian refugees were among 137 people killed on 21 March in Niger’s western region of Tahoua.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is appalled by the escalating violence in Myanmar and the resulting human suffering and displacement this is causing.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is extremely alarmed at the tragic events in Palma, in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province.
An estimated 48,000 Rohingya refugees have lost their shelters and belongings in the blaze which devastated parts of the Kutupalong-Balukhali refugee camps.
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