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A plane carrying relief items from UNHCR landed early Wednesday morning in Mozambique’s capital, Maputo to support people affected by the Cyclone Idai.read more
UNHCR is working to dispatch emergency relief items to help refugees who lost their homes in parts of Zimbabwe devastated by Cyclone Idai.read more
UNHCR’s Bathoul Ahmed describes some of the horrors she has witnessed while working in war-torn Yemen.
Yemen is the world’s worst ongoing humanitarian disaster. There are so many layers to the suffering, made worse by massive displacement.read more
UNHCR and its partners are using solar power to help provide safe, clean water to thousands of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.read more
UNHCR is working with governments and partners in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi to provide relief to the survivors of the Tropical Cyclone Idai.read more
Violence in the North of Central America region, which includes the countries of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, has reached a crisis point.read more
News comment: UNHCR’s Grandi expresses shock following massacre of innocent worshipers in New Zealand
UNHCR stands by New Zealand – a country which has generously given refuge to people fleeing conflict and persecution.read more
Violence and destruction in Syria continue to inflict suffering on millions of Syrian people, warned the UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolieread more
Since the project started, hundreds of women in Bangladesh have benefitted. Women in the program receive training, followed by on-the-job experience.read more
Meet Montreal’s Daphnée Gagnon-Beaule, the 16-year-old humanitarian raising funds for refugees—and hoping to change the worldread more