Goodwill ambassador Cate Blanchett 'shaken and enriched' by work with refugees
During a visit to UNHCR's headquarters in Geneva, Blanchett says organization provides a vital "moral compass" in times of record displacement.
Somali teenager sets her hopes high for the future
A photography project has given 14-year-old Manaal the confidence to set her hopes high for the future.
From refugee to friend: hosting refugees a 'win-win' for some in UK
A series of photos by Aubrey Wade, backed by UNHCR, highlights how UK households have discovered that offering a room to a refugee can benefit both parties.
Couple spend time making sculpture and reading with Eritrean guest
UK family helps Syrian teenager forget horrors of the 'Jungle'
Jewish family finds Syrian Muslim is the perfect guest
Syrian girl's imagination undaunted by war and upheaval
Central African refugees, exiled across the river, long for home
Syrian teen has a chance to dream again in Austria
Press releases and news comments
- UNHCR Representative to Nigeria and ECOWAS concludes fact-finding mission to two refugee receiving states - Benue and Cross River states 11 Jan 2018
- UNHCR welcomes agreement to revive South Sudan's stalled peace process 23 Dec 2017
- UNHCR: First evacuation of 162 vulnerable refugees from Libya to Italy 22 Dec 2017
- UNHCR notes Bangladesh, Myanmar talks; stresses importance of returns meeting international standards 16 Jan 2018
- UNHCR appeals for more resettlement after 160 reported Mediterranean deaths 12 Jan 2018
- Survey finds Syrian refugees in Lebanon became poorer, more vulnerable in 2017 9 Jan 2018