South Sudanese surgeon wins 2018 Nansen Refugee Award

South Sudanese surgeon wins 2018 Nansen Refugee Award

South Sudanese surgeon Evan Atar Adaha is the 2018 winner of the Nansen Refugee Award. The award is in recognition of Dr. Atar’s outstanding commitment and self-sacrifice in providing medical services to more than 200,000 people, including approximately 144,000 refugees from Sudan’s Blue Nile.

Hellenic Rescue Team lands 2016 Nansen Award

Hellenic Rescue Team lands 2016 Nansen Award

The Hellenic Rescue Team’s (HRT) tireless efforts to rescue refugees across the Greek islands have earned the recognition they deserve, after the organization was named as one of two winners of UNHCR’s 2016 Nansen ...