UN Refugee Agency Press Release

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06/21/2018 - 03:04
UNHCR shocked by mass drownings off Libya, calls for urgent action
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06/20/2018 - 03:37
On World Refugee Day cities worldwide stand #WithRefugees
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06/20/2018 - 03:20
FAO and UNHCR launch new tool to save forests in displacement-affected areas
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06/19/2018 - 02:44
Forced displacement above 68m in 2017, new global deal on refugees critical
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06/17/2018 - 21:01
UNHCR urges family unity at southern US border
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06/16/2018 - 20:58
UNHCR warns against repeat of Aquarius disembarkation standoff as boat arrives in Spain
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06/16/2018 - 13:25
Angelina Jolie visits Mosul, urges world not to forget the people of the city and warns of the danger of delay in reconstruction and recovery
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06/11/2018 - 16:32
Sessions Decision Blocks Domestic Violence Survivors from Asylum
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06/11/2018 - 16:28
UNHCR: Bring Aquarius passengers to land, deal with wider issues later
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05/31/2018 - 01:50
UNHCR and UNDP agree on text of MoU with Myanmar to support the creation of conditions for the return of Rohingya refugees
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05/29/2018 - 17:28
UNHCR urges Hungary to withdraw draft law impacting refugees
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05/17/2018 - 13:30
UNHCR suspends resettlement programme from Sudan as fraud probe gathers steam
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05/11/2018 - 10:02
British Royals visit refugee accommodation project on Crete
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05/11/2018 - 05:57
British Royals visit UNHCR accommodation project for refugees on Crete
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05/10/2018 - 04:13
UNHCR resumes life-saving refugee evacuations from Libya
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05/09/2018 - 04:43
UNHCR calls on Austrian Government to keep refugee protection at centre of asylum law amendments
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04/30/2018 - 11:47
Human Rights First Witnesses Administrations Attempts to Stall Refugee Caravan
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04/27/2018 - 10:08
UN Foundation Board: Our Shared Humanity Demands a Shared Response to the Global Refugee Crisis
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04/24/2018 - 07:36
Climate change not the key driver of human conflict and displacement in East Africa
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04/24/2018 - 02:47
UNHCR and OECD launch action plan to boost refugee employment
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04/23/2018 - 05:48
Trinidad and Tobago: Deportation of 82 Venezuelans violates human rights obligations
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04/23/2018 - 05:00
UNHCR regret at deportations of Venezuelans from Trinidad and Tobago
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04/20/2018 - 11:35
Satellite Views Show Humans Rapidly Changing the Planet
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04/20/2018 - 03:57
UNHCR alarmed by continuing forced returns of Nigerians by Cameroon
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04/16/2018 - 23:53
Lebanon: Positive Step for Refugee Children
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04/13/2018 - 00:36
Bangladesh and UNHCR agree on voluntary returns framework for when refugees decide conditions are right
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04/11/2018 - 00:13
UNHCR Desperate Journeys report provides snapshot of changing refugee movements to Europe
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04/04/2018 - 07:28
UNHCR launches #WithRefugees solidarity tour
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04/02/2018 - 09:16
UNHCR and Israel sign agreement to find solutions for Eritreans and Sudanese
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04/02/2018 - 05:13
Supporting refugees in Greece: 180 million in emergency support
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03/28/2018 - 08:06
Education Above All and UNHCR high-level forum in Geneva shines light on barriers in delivering quality education amid highest levels of displacement on record
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03/28/2018 - 02:11
IKEA U.S. continues its 5,000 Dreams program, donates 2,800 additional beds and bedding to refugee families starting new lives in America
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03/23/2018 - 11:16
UNHCR and partners seek US$504 million for Congolese refugees
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03/21/2018 - 09:10
UNHCR Ambassador Cate Blanchett warns of "a race against time" to protect Rohingya refugees from upcoming monsoon rains
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03/17/2018 - 00:01
MPs vote to reunite families torn apart by conflict
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03/15/2018 - 04:38
UN Agencies call for stronger action to achieve equal nationality rights for all
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03/09/2018 - 02:50
Syria conflict at 7 years: 'a colossal human tragedy'
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03/08/2018 - 10:13
UNHCR and UNICEF chiefs, on joint visit to Lebanon, call for more action to protect and empower Syrian refugee women and girls as world marks International Womens Day
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03/08/2018 - 03:15
UNHCR and UNICEF chiefs, on joint visit to Lebanon, call for more action to protect and empower Syrian refugee women and girls as world marks International Women's Day
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03/07/2018 - 04:07
Her Turn: UNHCR report reveals critical gap in education for refugee girls
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03/05/2018 - 13:24
UNHCR appeals for protection of Rohingya currently trapped on Myanmar-Bangladesh border
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02/22/2018 - 04:47
UNHCR welcomes renewed commitment to protect refugees by Latin American and Caribbean states at key meeting
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02/22/2018 - 04:35
UNHCR calls for calm and restraint after Rwanda refugee camp protests
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02/20/2018 - 07:56
Libya: Residents of Tawergha dying in desert in attempt to return home after seven years
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02/20/2018 - 07:05
UNHCR steps up support for Uganda's refugee programme
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02/20/2018 - 03:59
UNHCR steps-up support for Uganda's refugee programme
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02/17/2018 - 00:46
Religious leaders call on Home Secretary to put a time limit on immigration detention
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02/16/2018 - 08:24
Hungary: UNHCR dismayed over further border restrictions and draft law targeting NGOs working with asylum-seekers and refugees
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02/15/2018 - 02:39
Over 1,000 refugees evacuated out of Libya by UNHCR
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02/14/2018 - 05:22
News comment from Indrika Ratwatte, Director of UNHCR's Asia bureau
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02/09/2018 - 05:31
UNHCR welcomes Uganda's commitment to fight corruption in refugee programmes
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02/08/2018 - 07:44
Refugee-made products on display for first time ever at the world's biggest trade fair
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02/01/2018 - 09:47
UNHCR condemns forced returns of Cameroon asylum-seekers from Nigeria
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02/01/2018 - 04:53
Manus Island: Australia abandons refugees to a life of uncertainty and peril
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01/31/2018 - 10:06
UNHCR and partners seek US$157 million to aid Boko Haram displaced
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01/31/2018 - 02:25
UNHCR and partners seeks US$157 million to aid Boko Haram displaced
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01/26/2018 - 07:29
Yemen: Heart-breaking mass drowning a symptom of devastating conflict and humanitarian crisis
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01/24/2018 - 01:51
Refugee Settlements To Be Transformed Into Digital Communities For Long-Term Economic Growth
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01/24/2018 - 01:49
US: Keep Temporary Protection for Syrians
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01/22/2018 - 16:08
Bangladesh/Myanmar: Postponing returns arrangement provides temporary relief for Rohingya refugees
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