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Aug 30,2019 | News and Events
Of the 7.1 million refugee children of school age, 3.7 million - more than half - do not go to school, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, says in a report released today. The report, Stepping Up: Refugee E... Read More
Aug 22,2019 | News and Events
Emergency monsoon training saves Rohingya refugee lives After receiving lifeguard instruction, Rohingya volunteers in Bangladesh rescue drowning teenager from reservoir. Read More
Aug 3,2019 | News and Events
UNHCR and Phramedhivajirodom organize “Art for Refugees Exhibition 2” to raise funds for refugee shelters Read More
Jul 29,2019 | News and Events
After decades in Thailand, Myanmar refugees head home Around 300 refugees are returning to south-east Myanmar, among them a family of four generations. Read More
Jul 16,2019 | News and Events
UN Agencies assist thousands as non-stop rain, winds pound Rohingya refugee sites in Bangladesh   Cox’s Bazar, 15 July 2019: United Nations (UN) Agencies have been working around the c... Read More
Jul 9,2019 | News and Events
Heavy monsoon rains drench Rohingya sites in Bangladesh   Read More
Jul 9,2019 | News and Events
Kyrgyzstan ends statelessness in historic first   Read More
Jul 3,2019 | News and Events
Myanmar refugees return home from Thailand with UNHCR support Read More
Jun 19,2019 | News and Events
Worldwide displacement tops 70 million, UN Refugee Chief urges greater solidarity in response The number of people fleeing war, persecution and conflict exceeded 70 million in 2018. This is the highes... Read More
Jun 11,2019 | News and Events
Angelina Jolie calls for leadership and humanity as millions flee Venezuela On a two-day visit to Colombia, the UNHCR Special Envoy met with refugees, returnees and government officials to assess the... Read More
Jun 10,2019 | News and Events
Statement by UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie as Venezuelan refugees and migrants top 4 million   Read More