Meet the young champion soaring to the top of the chess world
Tanitoluwa Adewumi and his family fled violence in Nigeria and ended up in a homeless shelter in New York, where he learned the game that changed their lives.
Six athletes to make up Refugee Paralympic Team at Tokyo Games
Competitors in four sports – including first female refugee Paralympian – ready to take to world stage after beating the odds despite being forced to flee their homes.
Statement attributable to UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on the need to end US COVID-19 asylum restrictions
News comment by UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on US decision to increase refugee resettlement admissions
UNHCR applauds US decision to increase refugee resettlement
News comment: Statement on U.S. emergency presidential determination on refugee admissions
This news comment is attributable to Matthew Reynolds, UNHCR representative to the United States and the Caribbean
Once stateless, UNHCR humanitarian worker helps empower stateless people in Dominican Republic
After spending nearly a decade without nationality, Pamela Jose Vicente now helps others get the identity papers they need for a better life.
Statement on U.S. announcement of CAM resumption
Statement by Matthew Reynolds, UNHCR representative to the United States and the Caribbean, on the resumption of the Central American Minors program.
In Utah, a fashion show brings awareness to the strength of refugee women
To celebrate International Women's Day, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is proud to highlight the strength, self-reliance, and resilience of refugee women around the world.