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Irina (in white) was born in Switzerland to a Brazilian mother […]
©UNHCR/I.Canabrava

Statelessness and Women

Added: 04 Sep 2012

Statelessness can arise when citizenship laws do not treat men and women equally. Statelessness bars people from rights that most people take for granted such as getting a job, buying a house, travelling, opening a bank account, getting an education, accessing health care. It can even lead to detention. […]
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One of the finest and most outstanding musical voices of our […]
©Mike Owen

2012 Nansen artists line-up

Added: 03 Sep 2012

Singer, songwriter, campaigner, activist, and UNAIDS International Goodwill Ambassador Annie Lennox, OBE will perform at this year's United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Nansen Refugee Award being held in Geneva on October 1st and broadcast internationally. The line-up, which also includes […]
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Fatima and her family were taken in by Lebanese hosts in the […]
©UNHCR/S.Malkawi

Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Added: 30 Aug 2012

As world concern grows over the plight of hundreds of thousands of displaced Syrians, including more than 200,000 refugees, UNHCR staff are working around the clock to provide vital assistance in neighbouring countries. At the political level, UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres was due […]
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Karama Adija, 65, rests on the back of a donkey-drawn 'ambulance,' […]
©UNHCR/ B. Sokol

Health crisis in South Sudan

Added: 24 Aug 2012

There are roughly 105,000 refugees in South Sudan's Maban County. Many are at serious health risk. UNHCR and its partners are working vigorously to prevent and contain the outbreak of malaria and several water-borne diseases. Most of the refugees, especially children and the elderly, arrived at the […]
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UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres visits Malian […]
©UNHCR/H.Caux

UNHCR chief meets Malian refugees in Burkina Faso

Added: 02 Aug 2012

On 1 August, UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres travelled to northern Burkina Faso with the United States' Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (BRPM), Anne Richard. In Damba camp, they met with Malian refugees who had fled northern Mali in […]
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