IOM, UNHCR Call for Vigorous Investigation After Dozens Die in Abandoned Trailer in Texas

28 Jun 2022

High Commissioner thanks communities and Government of Liberia for hosting refugees from Côte d'Ivoire as refugee status set to end in the region

23 Jun 2022

Rohingya refugees lead response to fire threat in Bangladesh camps

Trained refugee volunteers are the first line of defence against the frequent fires that tear through camps in the dry season.

10 Jun 2022

UNHCR, FAO farming project keeps hunger at bay for refugees in the Central African Republic

South Sudanese refugees in the Central African Republic rebuild their lives with help from joint UNHCR and FAO farming project.

10 Jun 2022

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

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