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Press Releases

UNHCR Urges The Government To Amend Legislation

The right to nationality is a fundamental human right, as stipulated in Article 15 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Persons without personal documentation face problems proving their nationality and are at risk of becoming stateless. These individuals are...

UNHCR report: 80% of world’s refugees in developing countries

UNHCR report: 80% of world’s refugees in developing countries

A UNHCR report released today reveals deep imbalance in international support for the world’s forcibly displaced, with a full four-fifths of the world’s refugees being hosted by developing countries – and at a time of rising anti-refugee sentiment in many...

Signing of Agreements for Construction in Smederevo

The Mayor of Smederevo, Serbian Commissioner for Refugees and UNHCR signed today agreements for construction of a building under the programme of Social Housing in Supportive Environment funded by the European Union. The building, consisting of 20 housing units, for...

Humanitarian Action YOU CAN DO IT TOO Ever More Successful

Humanitarian Action YOU CAN DO IT TOO Ever More Successful

„Ana i Vlade Divac” Fund announced the results of fundraising for housing solutions for refugees and IDPs accommodated in collective centres in Serbia in implementing the project “You Can Do It Too” in partnership with the Serbian Commissioner for Refugees and UNHCR....

Twenty New Apartments in Petrovac

Sixteen refugee families and four local socially vulnerable cases from Petrovac received keys to their new apartments built jointly by UNHCR and the Municipality of Petrovac and funded by the Bureau for Population, Refugees and Migration of the U.S. Government. The...