Helping vulnerable children to find their inner hero

Syrian refugee wins UNHCR Innovation Award for an inventive project that helps vulnerable children overcome trauma linked to past experiences.

24 Feb 2021

Refugee survivors of sexual abuse find help in Rwanda

Rescued from Libyan detention centres and evacuated to Rwanda, survivors of horrific torture and rape are receiving the help they need to start to heal.

29 Jul 2020

UNHCR, UNICEF and IOM urge European states to boost education for refugee and migrant children

Key challenges include lack of school spaces, teachers not adequately trained, language barriers and limited access to psychosocial support

11 Sep 2019

UNHCR Desperate Journeys report provides snapshot of changing refugee movements to Europe

11 Apr 2018

Swedish same-sex couple welcome Muslim family

Married couple Gabriella and Candel Webster host Syrian refugee Ahmad.

1 Sep 2016

"We have opened a door that we cannot shut" - church and mosque unite

Business project to provide refugees accommodation could set an example for inter-faith cooperation worldwide

11 Apr 2016

OECD and UNHCR back increased refugee integration

Two organizations urge governments to step up efforts to help refugees integrate and contribute to the societies and economies of Europe.

28 Jan 2016

UNHCR, IOM and partners in $550m appeal for humanitarian operations for Europe's refugee and migrant situation

26 Jan 2016

Ethiopian refugee family from Yemen start over in Sweden

Despite challenges, long journey from Horn of Africa to northern Sweden brings only smiles.

31 Dec 2015