Moldovan GBV shelter offers safety and a community for refugees from Ukraine

When war engulfed Ukraine, Casa Marioarei – a 20-year-old organization in neighbouring Moldova's capital – opened its doors to welcome vulnerable women and children forced to flee their homes.

2 Aug 2022

IOM, UNHCR and UNICEF urge European States to end child detention

New recommendations released by the three agencies offer solutions and alternatives to the continued practice of detaining asylum-seeking, refugee and migrant children across Europe.

5 Jul 2022

Yazidi women box their way to recovery

A boxing project implemented by an NGO Innovation Award winner is empowering displaced Yazidi women and girls in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

23 Jun 2022

UNHCR Deputy Chief concludes visit to Afghanistan and Pakistan, urges support to address humanitarian needs

17 Jun 2022

UN Refugee Agency appeals for urgent action amid soaring deaths at sea

29 Apr 2022

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

FC Barcelona and UNHCR unite for forcibly displaced children worldwide

For the next four football seasons, FC Barcelona and its Foundation will support programmes for displaced children and those who host them

24 Mar 2022

One year after Palma attacks, thousands continue to flee violence in northern Mozambique

22 Mar 2022

UNHCR condemns deadly attack on displaced people in DR Congo

21 Mar 2022