The International Organization for Migration and UNHCR are deeply saddened at the tragic death of 27 people off the West African coast.
More than 150,000 Somalis have been forced to flee their homes since late June, including some 23,000 in the last week alone.
Death of transgender asylum seeker in Guatemala highlights increased risks and protection needs for LGBTI community
The violent death of a transgender asylum seeker in Guatemala last weekend highlights the need for effective protection to LGBTI people.
UNHCR strongly condemns an unprovoked and brutal attack on a site hosting 800 IDPs near the village of Nguetchewe, in Cameroon.
Siblings Nyamach and Nyakoang are among more than 42,000 South Sudanese refugee children in Ethiopia who are unaccompanied or separated from their parents.
With COVID-19 increasing needs, UNHCR is concerned that the impacts of the pandemic are also heightening their risks to trafficking and exploitation.
Rescued from Libyan detention centres and evacuated to Rwanda, survivors of horrific torture and rape are receiving the help they need to start to heal.
Thousands of refugees and migrants suffer extreme rights abuses on journeys to Africa’s Mediterranean coast, new UNHCR/MMC report shows
Thousands of refugees and migrants are dying, while many are suffering extreme human rights abuses on irregular journeys to the Mediterranean coast.
UNHCR deplores the tragic loss of three lives and calls for an urgent investigation following a shooting at Al Khums disembarkation point in Libya.
UNHCR is calling for stronger efforts to mitigate the risks for refugees and IDPs posed by landmines and improvised explosive devices.