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Iran commemorates World Refugee Day 2016

Iran commemorates World Refugee Day 2016

To commemorate his first ever World Refugee Day as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi has chosen to visit the Islamic Republic of Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan. This was combined with his will to show respect to the holy month of...

UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi visits Iran

UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi visits Iran

Less than six months after having taken up his new assignment, the newly appointed United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi, opted to visit the Islamic Republic of Iran 17 – 19 June 2016. On his first official tour of the region which...

Diplomatic Missions and UN Agencies visit Kerman

Diplomatic Missions and UN Agencies visit Kerman

UNHCR , together with its main Government counterpart coordinated a visit for Diplomatic missions and UN agencies to Kerman province on 26 and 27 April 2016. The delegation comprised of esteemed Ambassadors of Afghanistan, Australia, Netherlands, Sweden, Turkey,...

Refugees health insurance uplifting life quality of chronic patients

Refugees health insurance uplifting life quality of chronic patients

It is hard to watch your child suffer from an illness; it is heartbreaking not being able to afford taking her to a doctor. Last winter, 16-year-old Morsal experienced severe infection after a series of untreated influenza. Six months later she lost her kidney. “We...