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Aug 9,2018 | News and Events
UNHCR welcomes move by Thailand to grant citizenship to boys and coach rescued from cave BANGKOK, Thailand, 9 August - UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes the move by the Royal Thai Government to g... Read More
As displacement topped 68.5 million worldwide last year, clinic, mental health and antenatal consultations rose, while key under 5 mortality rate remained stable globally.
Jul 25,2018 | News and Events
When Rohingya refugee Nur Jahan’s three year-old-daughter Amina fell sick with fever and a stomach upset, she brought her to a primary health clinic in this sprawling settlement in southeast Ban... Read More
UN refugee chief says investment in education, healthcare and infrastructure is needed to support Rohingya refugees and their hosts in Bangladesh.
Jul 16,2018 | News and Events
As rain hammered on the roof of their classroom, the children raised their voices to belt out a song from their native Myanmar. For a moment, it drowned out the downpour. Read More
Jul 12,2018 | News and Events
  More than 320,000 Syrians have been displaced by the latest fighting in South West Syria. © REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir Read More
Jul 11,2018 | News and Events
Monsoon rains batter Bangladesh Rohingya refugee settlements Winds and first heavy rains pound fragile landscape sheltering some 700,000 refugees, triggering landslides that killed one refugee and inj... Read More
Jun 28,2018 | News and Events
First monsoons sweep Bangladesh refugee settlements amid ongoing emergency response This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic –to whom quoted text may be attri... Read More
Jun 28,2018 | News and Events
Statement by UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie at Domiz refugee camp in Iraq UNHCR Special Envoy meets families who survived years of terror and displacement and who are now striving to rebuild their... Read More
Jun 28,2018 | News and Events
Guatemala’s Volcan de Fuego drives thousands from their homes UNHCR is assessing the needs of nearly 13,000 people evacuated after the deadly eruptions that killed at least 110 people. Read More
Jun 17,2018 | News and Events
GENEVA - 19 June 2018 Forced displacement above 68m in 2017, new global deal on refugees critical Read More
Jun 17,2018 | News and Events
Bangkok - 20 June 2018 Praya Lundberg Commemorates World Refugee Day with a Special Talk and Photo Exhibition Read More
Jun 17,2018 | News and Events
World Refugee Day, Special Talk and Photo Exhibition: It Starts with You June 20 is the day the world commemorates the strength, courage, and perseverance of millions of refugees. Held every year, Wor... Read More