UNHCR, aid partners call for renewed and strong support for the Rohingya refugees

14 May 2021

'It's a wonderful job, but I'd love not to do it'

UNHCR has more than 17,300 staff, most of whom are based in the field. Meet Kristin Riis Halvorsen, who runs operations in southern Mexico.

6 May 2021

Pandemic threatens progress on refugee admissions through family, work, study permits

5 May 2021

Across Latin America, displaced people receive the COVID-19 jab

Latin America is among the regions hardest hit by the coronavirus. But now, in countries such as Guyana, Ecuador and Peru, refugees in priority groups are among those getting the vaccine.

30 Apr 2021

UN High Commissioner for Refugees urges more support for Burundians returning home

29 Apr 2021

In Jordan and Lebanon, refugee volunteers boost vaccine uptake

As World Immunization Week aims to boost trust in vaccines, refugee volunteers work to combat misinformation and encourage older refugees to get vaccinated.

29 Apr 2021

UNHCR's Grandi calls on the international community to stand with DR Congo

23 Apr 2021

Safety and support for Central African refugees in the DRC

On a visit to the DRC, UN Refugee Chief Filippo Grandi, applauds inclusive efforts to support Central African refugees, while calling for greater international support.

23 Apr 2021

Helping others brings solace to displaced mother in Cabo Delgado

As displacement driven by violence soars in northern Mozambique, civilians caught up in the crisis display resilience and solidarity in the face of adversity.

20 Apr 2021