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Kyrgyz human rights lawyer wins UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award

Kyrgyz human rights lawyer wins UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award

A lawyer whose work has supported the efforts of the Kyrgyz Republic in becoming the first country in the world to end statelessness has been selected as the 2019 winner of the UN Refugee Agency’s Nansen Refugee Award.

World Refugee Day 2019 in Lithuania

World Refugee Day 2019 in Lithuania

Now a widely known tradition, World Refugee Day is marked every year on 20 June in Rukla Refugee Reception center, with the support of UNHCR.

10 Facts About Refugees

10 Facts About Refugees

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, provides you with 10 important facts on refugees – for a fact-based discussion.