UNHCR presents Nansen Refugee Award to courageous Colombian women

Asylum claims from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones rise in first half 2014

UNHCR warns Australia-Cambodia agreement on refugee relocation could set worrying precedent

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UNHCR appeals for urgent action to address deteriorating humanitarian situation in Calais

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UNHCR News App: UNHCR releases a News App in three languages for mobile devices.

Global Appeal 2014-2015: UNHCR's plans and funding requirements for its operations worldwide.

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