Turning trash into clean fuel, refugees aid environment in South Sudan

Refugee women and their host community in Maban county are turning agricultural waste into clean-burning briquettes in a pilot project that saves trees.

18 May 2022

Niger faces refugee influx as violence increases in neighbouring states

4 May 2022

Refugees samba in Rio's famed Carnival parade to celebrate Brazilian openness

As special guests of the Salgueiro samba school, refugees showed off their fancy footwork and strengthened bonds with the country that has welcomed them.

29 Apr 2022

The woman with golden hands: Syrian refugee in Jordan finds joy - and a future - in making beautiful things

25 Apr 2022

Homeward bound: Congolese refugees in South Africa opt to restart their lives in Kinshasa

Six hundred Congolese refugees in South Africa are seeking help from UNHCR to return home this year.

20 Apr 2022

Joint Statement by Honourable Minister Esther Anyakun and UNHCR Representative Joel Boutroue on the Increase of New Arrivals from Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudanese to Uganda

19 Apr 2022

Spiraling costs, surging conflict, and soaring climate disasters create a desperate future for millions of refugees across Eastern Africa

WFP and UNHCR Joint News Release

13 Apr 2022

Mixed emotions for family partially reunited after fleeing Tigray conflict

A bittersweet reunion for an Ethiopian mother and her daughter after months of separation

12 Apr 2022

Brick by brick: Students' policy ideas to help refugees make their way to the real UN

4 Apr 2022