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Chad has offered sanctuary to refugees from Central African Republic, where renewed violence continues to force tens of thousands to flee.
As thousands flee non-state armed groups attacks in northern Mozambique, urgent resources are needed to support them and the communities hosting them.
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.
The Journey’ depicts a refugee’s path from conflict to international competition, revealing the power of sport to change the lives of forcibly displaced people everywhere.
UNHCR today launched a powerful social media campaign calling for the world to support the Refugee Olympic and Paralympic Teams.
The Goudoubo camp, empty after violence forced residents out, now bustles as schools and healthcare centres rebuild and businesses reopen.
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.
With COVID-19 lockdowns depriving many of jobs and income, increasing numbers of refugees and asylum-seekers are going hungry.
Please help refugee families in need.