Top UN humanitarian officials visit Syrian refugees, call for support for Lebanon

UNHCR chief Guterres and Angelina Jolie warn of mounting crisis in the Mediterranean 

Colombian Butterflies receive prestigious Nansen Refugee Award

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Nansen Refugee Award: Butterflies take wing to help others

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Iraq: Breaking Bread


News Story: UNHCR and partners seek US$34 million for Nigeria refugees.

News Story: Insecurity, drought and lack of livelihoods force 130,000 to flee homes in Somalia.

News Story: Stateless in the Philippines: Indonesian descendants feel torn between two lands.

Nansen Refugee Award: Butterflies with New Wings in pictures.

Photo Gallery: Looking Back: When Hungary's Borders with Austria Opened for East Germans

News Story: UNHCR responds after annual rains claim another victim in Kakuma.

News Story: The Long Way Home: After decades in exile, former refugees return to Angola.

News Story: Typhoon Haiyan: Rebuilding identities in the central Philippines.

News Story: More than 10,000 people flee fresh attacks in Nigeria, seek shelter in Cameroon and Niger.

News Story: Statelessness: Hoping to acquire a nationality and put down roots.

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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