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UNHCR stands by New Zealand – a country which has generously given refuge to people fleeing conflict and persecution.
UNHCR’s own Nadia Ali, Jessica Hyba and Jackson Musoni were among the passengers on board the ET 302 flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi which crashed shortly after take-off.
On his fourth visit to Syria as High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi assessed the massive humanitarian needs facing the population here.
UNHCR Canada is participating in a panel at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy to discuss forced migration in Central America, the causes of "caravans" and Canada's response to the regional crisis. The event will be held on Tuesday, March 12 from...
The number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants worldwide now stands at 3.4 million, UNHCR and IOM announced earlier this week.
United Nations aid agencies and NGO partners launched today the 2019 Joint Response Plan (JRP) for the Rohingya humanitarian crisis.
UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie releases this statement after her visit to Kutupalong refugee settlement in Bangladesh.
The latest ‘Desperate Journeys’ report, released today by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, says six lives were lost on average every day.
UNHCR welcomes Ethiopia’s historic new refugee law which focuses on ensuring refugees have the opportunity to be self-reliant.
UNHCR is deeply saddened at emerging reports of an estimated 170 people who either died or went missing in two separate shipwrecks on the Mediterranean Sea.
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