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Joint statement by UNHCR, IGAD, the EU (European Union) and the governments of Sudan and South Sudan regarding the Juba Peace Agreement.
UNHCR encouraged by progress towards solutions for forcibly displaced people from Sudan and South Sudan.
UNHCR welcomes the commitment made by the governments of Sudan and South Sudan towards finding long-term solutions for refugees and IDPs.
Standards of refugee protection have been severely tested as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, UNHCR international protection chief says,
UNHCR has launched a first-of-its kind platform providing verified information on higher education programs available to refugees
This year’s laureate of the Nansen Refugee Award is an educator who has spent more than 20 years rescuing sexually exploited and trafficked children.
UN agencies hail milestone as over 1000 asylum seekers relocated from Greece so far this year through EU initiative
The Government of Greece, together with UN agencies welcomed the relocation of 139 asylum seekers to Germany, bringing the total number to over 1,000.
UNHCR and hundreds of NGOs called on global leaders to ensure that refugees are included in social safety nets and support services for COVID-19.
UNHCR is urging governments and donors to help bridge critical gaps by ensuring the inclusion of refugee students in national education systems.
UNHCR appreciates the message of Pope Francis highlighting the plight of people who have been displaced within their own country.
A high-level event on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly on Wednesday called for solidarity with people forced to flee Central America and for stronger international backing to address forced displacement in the region.
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