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A report released by UNHCR today describes the COVID-19 pandemic as a ‘force multiplier’, increasing the needs of the displaced population.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, continues to ramp up measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 among Jordan’s refugee population.
UNHCR and Religions for Peace form Multi-Religious Council of Leaders to tackle global displacement challenges
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and Religions for Peace announced today a commitment to form a Multi-Religious Council of Leaders.
UNHCR is saddened and alarmed by the violent events that left 10 refugees dead and 19 injured in Madi Okollo district in Uganda.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, deplores the fire that largely destroyed Moria’s Registration and Identification Center (RIC) last night.
UNHCR welcomes the life-saving disembarkation of approximately 300 Rohingya refugees on the northern coast of Aceh, Indonesia.
ICS, UNHCR and IOM are calling for the immediate disembarkation of 27 rescued people trapped onboard a cargo ship.
UNHCR’s Assistant High Commissioners visit Greece, discuss refugee protection challenges and urge more support
UNHCR’s Assistant High Commissioners for Protection and Operations, Gillian Triggs and Raouf Mazou, concluded a visit to Greece today.
UNHCR welcomes Côte d’Ivoire’s adoption this week of Africa’s first Statelessness Determination Procedure which will help protect thousands.
UNHCR Report: Coronavirus a dire threat to refugee education – half of the world’s refugee children out of school.
In the report “Coming Together for Refugee Education,” UNHCR predicts that immediate and bold action is needed.
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