Deaths through famine and lack of medical attention in the country are being aggravated as UN Refugee Agency relief operations are just one per cent funded.
GENEVA – People in war-ravaged Yemen... Read More
BANGKOK, 15 February 2017 –The UN Refugee Agency, in collaboration with a prominent Buddhist monk in Thailand, Venerable Vudhijaya Vajiramedhi (V.Vajiramedhi), the Museum of Contemporary Art (MO... Read More
Praya Lundberg, UNHCR Thailand's first Goodwill Ambassador, visited refugees in Jordan during 6-7 February 2017. Jordan has received more than 655,000 syrian refugees for the past 6 years. Du... Read More
The actress and model joins UNHCR’s global Goodwill Ambassador team to stand with refugees at a time of multiple refugee crises.
BANGKOK, January 31, (UNHCR) –The UN Refugee Agency today a... Read More
GENEVA – The needs of refugees and migrants worldwide have never been greater, and the U.S. resettlement program is one of the most important in the world.
The longstanding U.S. policy of welco... Read More
Serbian authorities, together with UNHCR and partners, step up efforts to extend capacity in emergency shelters for hundreds sleeping rough.
BELGRADE, Serbia – Refugees and migrants wanting to l... Read More
Press Release, 16 January 2017
BANGKOK, January 16 – The UN Refugee Agency warmly welcomes the Royal Thai Government’s recent approval of a framework to enhance the identification and prot... Read More
UNHCR's work is humanitarian, social and non-political. Its Statute and subsequent UN resolutions mandate the agency to provide international protection and seek durable solutions for refugees and other people of concern.