Congolese refugees torn between returning home or remaining in exile
While sporadic fighting continues in parts of eastern DR Congo, thousands who fled to Uganda have chosen to return. Others, uncertain about the future, have opted to stay.
UNHCR outraged as three staff members wounded in attack in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo
UNHCR appalled by killings of dozens of displaced people by armed groups in eastern DRC
Fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo forces 11,000 to flee to Uganda
More than 60,000 Burundian refugees voluntarily return home this year
UNHCR restarts operation to help return of refugees from the Central African Republic
2021 Nansen Refugee Award celebrates 'bravery and dedication' of Yemeni aid group
The Jeel Albena aid organization stayed on the ground during the worst of Yemen's six-year conflict to provide shelter and hope to thousands of internally displaced people.
Serbian human rights lawyer fights for the rights of refugees and asylum-seekers
UNHCR has named Nikola Kovačević the UNHCR Regional Nansen Refugee Award winner for Europe for his dedication to providing legal assistance to refugees and asylum-seekers in Serbia.
Yemeni humanitarian organization wins 2021 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, announces the winner of its 2021 Nansen Refugee Award. Five regional winners are also announced.