UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is appealing for calm and an easing of tensions on Turkey’s borders with the European Union in light of the present increased movements of people there – including refugees and asylum-seekers.
Mohamed Salah joins up with Vodafone Foundation and UNHCR as first Instant Network Schools Ambassador
Mohamed Salah has become the first Ambassador for Instant Network Schools – which connect refugee and host-country students to a quality digital education
UN Refugee Chief Filippo Grandi welcomes the formation of a long-awaited unity government in South Sudan, bringing political rivals together to work for lasting peace
UN Refugee Chief, Filippo Grandi, called for urgent action to address the increasingly desperate situation of refugees and migrants in reception centres on Greek islands.
UNHCR and partners are facing severe challenges in accessing and responding to the needs of the IDPs and refugees scattered throughout the Sahel region
A group of 76 Ethiopian refugees have voluntarily returned home from Kenya’s Kakuma camp. This marks the first major voluntary repatriation program for Ethiopian refugees in the country.
With the dramatically worsening situation in Syria’s Idlib province, UN Refugee Chief Filippo Grandi supports calls for a cessation of hostilities
UNHCR is deeply saddened by the reports of the deaths of at least 20 people during a stampede for food and cash in Niger’s Diffa region on Sunday.
UNHCR welcomes Ethiopia’s ratification yesterday of the African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa, known as the Kampala Convention.
Yonas Kinde, a refugee athlete living in Luxembourg, has been selected as an elite runner for the Tokyo Marathon for the first time in the event’s history.