Lebanese school empowers children with hearing impairment
Specialized academic institute gives local and Syrian refugee pupils with hearing impairment a chance to fulfil their promise.
Q&A: The 1951 Refugee Convention 'is as relevant today as it was at the time'
While the world has changed in the 65 years since the Convention was drawn up, UNHCR's protection chief, Volker Türk, explains why it remains relevant today.
Vienna fair rewards best ideas for integrating refugees
Five winners have each received EUR 10,000 to help them develop their businesses.
Salvadoran transgender activist takes stand against violence
Refugee families find a ray of hope at Greek hotel
Young, abandoned and on the run
Ukrainian couple living with HIV beat the odds to build stable family life
When gang violence strikes at home, Honduran moms flee
A teacher from Syria empowers young refugees in Malaysia
Press releases and news comments
- News comment by UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, on the peace agreement in Colombia 24 Nov 2016
- UNHCR names wealthy Indonesian philanthropist as Eminent Advocate 18 Nov 2016
- UNHCR welcomes Kenya statement, urges flexibility on timeframes for Somali refugees 16 Nov 2016
- Growing shelter pressure in Aleppo for the thousands fleeing 2 Dec 2016
- UNHCR urges governments: People fleeing war to be considered as refugees 2 Dec 2016
- Bulgaria: UNHCR concerned about calls for expulsions following tensions at overcrowded and substandard reception centre for asylum-seekers 29 Nov 2016