Ukraine crisis creates new trafficking risks

As millions of refugees flee Ukraine, aid agencies are raising the alarm about the risks of sexual exploitation and abuse and human trafficking.

13 Apr 2022

'It's just the start of my journey'

Asif Sultani, an Afghan athlete and refugee activist living in Australia, shares his lessons on overcoming defeat and cultivating resilience.

6 Apr 2022

Cash offers a lifeline to refugees from Ukraine arriving in Poland

Cash assistance is allowing refugees from Ukraine to make their own decisions about what they need most after arriving in Poland and other countries in the region.

1 Apr 2022

UNHCR News Comment: Australian Budget Allocation of Additional Places for Afghans Welcome

This statement may be attributed to Adrian Edwards, UNHCR Representative for Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific, in Canberra.

30 Mar 2022

UNHCR warns of rising needs in Ukraine and neighbouring countries, calls for cessation of hostilities

18 Mar 2022

Poland welcomes more than two million refugees from Ukraine

18 Mar 2022

UN High Commissioner for Refugees calls for greater support for Afghan refugees in Tajikistan

18 Mar 2022

UN High Commissioner for Refugees appeals for global engagement to address Afghanistan's needs

17 Mar 2022

Polish border town welcomes refugees from Ukraine, but will itself need help

'These refugees have lost almost everything. We need to help them. Even if that means we'll have to learn to live with less,' says mayor of Medyka, a primary crossing point for refugees.

16 Mar 2022