Pakistan launches 'drive' to issue smartcards to registered Afghan refugees
120,000 refugees assisted to access Iran's health insurance scheme
News comment: UNHCR calls on Myanmar's neighbours to protect people fleeing violence
This news comment is attributable to Gillian Triggs, UNHCR's Assistant High Commissioner for Protection
Pandemic deepens hunger for displaced people the world over
With COVID-19 lockdowns depriving many of jobs and income, increasing numbers of refugees and asylum-seekers are going hungry.
UNHCR rushing support and aid to Rohingya refugees affected by last week's massive fire
Nepal becomes first country in Asia Pacific to vaccinate refugees against COVID-19
Nepal is vaccinating refugees over the age of 65 as part of its national vaccination rollout.
'Everything is burnt to ashes'
Rohingya refugees who lost everything in the massive fire that tore through a camp in southern Bangladesh on Monday prepare to start over, once again.
Bangladeshi authorities, aid agencies and refugee volunteers rush to respond as massive fire leaves some 45,000 Rohingya refugees without shelter
Rohingya refugees and local Bangladeshis benefit from inclusive COVID-19 response
Healthcare facilities in Cox's Bazar have been treating both Rohingya refugee and Bangladeshi COVID patients. Now, a national vaccination campaign will take the same inclusive approach.