Oral Statement on Australia's UPR by Mr. Adrian Edwards UNHCR Representative, UNHCR at the 47th Session of the Human Rights Council

9 Jul 2021

Global photo project shows power of football during displacement

As the European football championships kick off, Goal Click Refugees campaign reveals how the sport promotes integration as seen through the eyes of forcibly displaced people.

11 Jun 2021

When Syria's loss is Australia's win

Amany Aloklah's dinner table and life in Australia seems a world away to her origins in war-torn Syria.

15 Mar 2021

The Kenyan powerhouse improving women's lives in Australia

Refugee Rosemary Kariuki has been recognized as Australia's 2021 'Local Hero' for her work helping other displaced women overcome isolation and gender violence.

8 Mar 2021

Celebrating Australian Innovation in Refugee Support

On the occasion of the departure of UNHCR Regional Representative Louise Aubin, on 30 November 2020 UNHCR Multi-Country Representation in Canberra held an event at the National Portrait Gallery to celebrate Australian innovation in refugee support.

15 Jan 2021

UNHCR Statement on the Repeal of "Medevac" Legislation

5 Dec 2019

Sydneysiders take a step with refugees around the harbour

21 Jun 2019

UNHCR Welcomes Life-Saving Action for Refugees in Medical Need

13 Feb 2019

UN refugee chief welcomes cities' support for refugees

At a key meeting in Geneva, Filippo Grandi welcomed the role of cities in leading the shift towards a more open and inclusive approach to refugees.

18 Dec 2018