UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today, appointed HRH Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan and the Venerable Vudhijaya Vajiramedhi, a highly respected Thai Buddhist monk, as its first two Patrons in recognition of their advocacy and awareness-raising work on behalf of millions of refugees.
15 November 2018
Refugees have the knowledge and skills to contribute to host countries. They just need opportunities, NGO gathering hears.
By Farha Bhoyroo | 29 June 2018
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Shabia Mantoo – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
16 November 2018
UNHCR chief reiterates that vast majority of refugees are in neighbouring countries, not Europe or US.
By: Jonathan Clayton | 27 June 2018
Discovered by film director Nadine Labaki in the streets of Beirut, Zain Al Rafeaa and his family find new beginning in Norway.
By Marta Martinez | 08 November 2018
Efforts to strengthen the response to refugees passed an important milestone this week.
By Ariane Rummery | 06 July 2018