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We take special care to bring you the latest refugee news and stories of the men, women and children we help each day. 

To my refugee grandad, who taught me to dream

To my refugee grandad, who taught me to dream

In this occasional series, we feature letters from people to refugees who have shaped their lives. Yash, 17, writes to his refugee grandfather, now deceased, whom he affectionately calls Dadu. His grandad fled his home located in current-day Bangladesh as a teenager...

With a fifth of the world’s forcibly displaced in the Americas, UNHCR’s Grandi calls for urgent solutions

With a fifth of the world’s forcibly displaced in the Americas, UNHCR’s Grandi calls for urgent solutions

With one-fifth of the world’s 100 million forcibly displaced people hosted in the Americas, urgent action is needed to respond to and resolve their plight, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said, as he concluded a week-long visit to the region, where he met with displaced people, community leaders and national and local authorities.

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