UNHCR chief urges African leaders to tackle displacement
In an address to members of the African Union, Filippo Grandi calls on governments to end the conflicts that cause millions to flee.
Refugees deserve praise for resilience and courage
On World Refugee Day, Filippo Grandi says it is a moment to recognize those who welcome people fleeing war, violence and persecution.
In Kenya, UNHCR Special Envoy urges support for child refugees
Angelina Jolie calls for reflection on the "pain and suffering" of refugee children during a visit to a centre for adolescent girls in Nairobi on World Refugee Day.
Iftar meals bring spirit of Ramadan to struggling refugees
Award puts Malian refugee on road to university in Mauritania
Syrian student's library helps Arabic culture blossom in Berlin
Live Blog: World Refugee Day gets under way amid record displacement
Pastor and parishioners make refugees feel at home in U.S.
Forced displacement worldwide at its highest in decades
Press releases and news comments
- UNHCR welcomes admission of Syrians by Morocco 22 Jun 2017
- Statement by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, on returns to northeast Nigeria 21 Jun 2017
- Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi on World Refugee Day 2017 20 Jun 2017