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Refugee and Asylum Seeker Certificates Valid until December 2021

Refugee and Asylum Seeker Certificates Valid until December 2021

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes the recent decision by the Government of Jordan to consider UNHCR issued Asylum Seeker and Refugee Certificates to persons of concern of all nationalities that have expired during COVID 19 pandemic, valid until December 31st,...

Pizza provides purpose for Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

Pizza provides purpose for Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

Even though St Joseph’s Church in Jabal Amman may not seem the most obvious place where to eat a pizza or fresh pasta, many Italian traditional dishes are prepared by Iraqi refugees in a small kitchen inside the Pastoral Centre.   Mar Yousef’s Pizza is a project...

UNHCR Jordan Statement

UNHCR Jordan Statement

The Government of Jordan has been generously hosting large numbers of refugees for decades.  UNHCR works closely with the Government of Jordan to promote protection and solutions for refugees and asylum seekers in Jordan. A report published on 30 March by Human Rights...