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Press Releases

Statement – UNHCR urges dialogue and peaceful coexistence among refugees in Kakuma refugee camp
Statement – UNHCR is profoundly saddened by the death of a South Sudanese refugee in the Kakuma refugee camp.

UNHCR Kenya Statement by the UNHCR Representative in Kenya, Fathiaa Abdalla

Press Release – Statement by Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, on the COVID-19 crisis

Press Release – IOM, UNHCR announce temporary suspension of resettlement travel for refugees

Press Release – UNHCR supports Ethiopian refugees returning home from Kenya

Press Release – Mercy Masika, Elani and Avril to Perform at the LuQuLuQu Step for Safety Event to Rally Support for Refugees

Press Release – UNHCR Statement on the relocation of 74 refugees to Kakuma camp

Statement -UNHCR ready to assist refugee group about to be relocated to Kakuma camp

Statement – UNHCR expresses concerns; calls for restraint after refugee protest takes violent turn

Statement – Refugees being offered assistance and support as emergency shelter about to close

Statement –  UNHCR planning support to group of refugees ahead of closure of emergency shelter

Statement –  UNHCR offers solutions to refugees engaged in sit-in protest

Press Release –  UNHCR welcomes the release of refugees; expresses continued commitment to dialogue and search for solutions

Press Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi on World Refugee Day 2016

Press briefing by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, June 13 June 2016

UNHCR Position on Returns to Southern and Central Somalia – Update I