Technology provides solutions for continuity of refugee education in Uganda

Uganda's national COVID-19 education continuity plan uses education technology to ensure students, including refugees, continue to learn

13 Apr 2021

A decade on, Syrian refugees mired in 'silent war' for survival

As the Syria crisis reaches the 10-year mark, millions of refugees face unprecedented hardship due to rising poverty, lack of opportunity and the impact of COVID-19.

12 Mar 2021

'Fighting for my right to education pushed me to promote equal rights for all.'

Inspired by the barriers she faced, Congolese activist works to improve internally displaced women's rights in eastern DRC.

8 Mar 2021

Education for all refugee children is within reach - finds World Bank-UNHCR report

25 Feb 2021

Refugee scholar explores passion for refugee inclusion and solidarity

Ousmane Sow is a Mauritanian refugee student, a champion for refugees' rights, solidarity and inclusion in Senegal.

24 Jan 2021

UNHCR forum weighs lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic

The final session of this year's High Commissioner's Dialogue considered solutions for responding to future global emergencies.

10 Dec 2020

Record 20,000 students engage in refugee policies through the 2020 Model UN Refugee Challenge

9 Dec 2020

8 winning ideas from Model UN students to help refugees

UNHCR challenged students to tackle issues related to forced displacement in their debates. Here's a summary of their winning ideas and the thinking behind them.

9 Dec 2020

Refugee girl scores highest marks ever in Somaliland

Sheer determination pushes Ethiopian refugee student to make history as the highest performing student in Somaliland's national primary exams.

29 Oct 2020