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As the numbers of people fleeing Ethiopia’s Tigray region for eastern Sudan now exceed 33,000, UNHCR is working to get enough vitally needed assistance to women, children and men in great need.
UNHCR has evacuated a group of 79 vulnerable asylum-seekers out of Libya to safety in Rwanda.
Life-saving evacuation flights to Rwanda resume after nearly a year-long hiatus due to COVID-19 for vulnerable asylum seekers in Libya.
Addressing this year’s High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection, Raouf Mazou, shines a spotlight on the need for inclusion for health policies.
2020 will be a record low for refugee resettlement, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warns today.
After a lifetime of statelessness, Linda finally gained Russian citizenship in 2018. But hundreds of thousands of others across Europe still struggle to attain that basic right.
UNHCR is warning that a full-scale humanitarian crisis is unfolding as thousands of refugees flee ongoing fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region.
Over 27,000 Ethiopians have fled ongoing fighting in the Tigray region for safety in Sudan. Food, shelter and medicine are among urgent requirements.
UNHCR’s online marketplace, MADE51, offers ornaments handmade by refugee artisans. This project helps refugees earn money and introduces refugee artisans to global markets.
IOM and UNHCR began a joint visit to the Canary Islands amid an ongoing increase in migrant and refugee arrivals to the archipelago by sea.
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