Polish city leads the way in solidarity with refugees
The city of Gdansk has offered a warm welcome to migrants and refugees.
Eritrean artist draws hope from evacuation to Europe
A deaf and mute artist is among 150 refugees evacuated from Libya by UNHCR.
South Sudan refugees in Congo make market vibrant success
Resourceful and enterprising refugees from South Sudan have set up a successful market in a remote corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Refugees flee fresh fighting in Congo to Uganda
Congolese take to flimsy vessels and brave dangerous waters of Lake Albert to reach safety.
Citizenship opens new world for stateless man from Georgia
After decades of frustration and broken dreams, Jirair has finally been recognized as a citizen of the country where he was born.
Iraqi refugee musician finds a sympathetic ear in Brussels
Hussein Rassim missed the beloved instrument he left behind, until a crowdfunding appeal raised enough for a replacement.
Brazilian NGO helps refugees get back on career ladder
A UNHCR partner organization helps steer refugees through the complex process of certifying their professional qualifications.
French scholarship scheme gives hope to Syrian refugees
Young Syrians receive chance to study in France thanks to a pioneering assistance programme launched by a regional government and two universities.
Surgery restores hearing and hope to young Syrian brothers
After seeing viral video of Syrian refugees Mohamed and Issam, Kuwaiti Red Crescent funds life-changing operations to allow them to hear for the first time.