The latest stories from UNHCR.
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A transgender activist speaks with Mexican actor Alfonso Herrera about how the LGBTI community in El Salvador is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
Airport closure put Wafaa and her Syrian family’s resettlement on hold, but she hopes that once crisis eases they can leave Lebanon.
Resettled to Canada four years ago, Syrian refugee Sari Alesh pays a vibrant tribute to the 22 victims of the deadliest rampage in Canadian history.
Painting and drawing offers an escape for one Eritrean refugee living in Tripoli at a time of conflict and a lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As COVID-19 has shown, solidarity is more important than ever. On World Refugee Day, join UNHCR in celebrating refugees’ courage and resilience worldwide.
As forced displacement tops 79.5 million, Filippo Grandi urges UN Security Council to use its authority seek peace and inclusion for the displaced.
By producing soap, treating the sick and shopping for the vulnerable, these seven refugees from around the world are taking action to fight the coronavirus.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency’s annual Global Trends report finds more people are fleeing war, conflict and persecution worldwide.
The economic downturn prompted by the pandemic has pushed hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees in the Middle East into an ever more desperate situation.
UNHCR is urging Greece to investigate multiple reports of pushbacks by Greek authorities at the country’s sea and land borders.
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