UN seeks US$1.7 billion as humanitarian needs soar in Ukraine and neighbouring countries
1 Mar 2022
UNHCR and IOM Call for immediate de-escalation at the Belarus-Poland border
9 Nov 2021
UNHCR and IOM shocked and dismayed by deaths near Belarus-Poland border
21 Sep 2021
Creative arts centre in Belarus builds bridges for refugees
Refugee and local children mingle at a UNHCR-funded project where they can take part in activities from kickboxing to ballet.
10 Jul 2018
Children learn key to coding success at classes in Belarus
IT firm's staff volunteer to teach refugees and local children to create interactive games and art.
6 Jul 2018
Refugee families team up to open restaurant in Belarus
A Syrian chef and a Georgian restaurant owner believe their new partnership has all the ingredients of success.
4 Jun 2018
Refugee orchestra wins standing ovation
An eight-strong ensemble of performers from five countries performed at the Besançon Music Festival in France.
14 Nov 2017
Ukraine internal displacement nears 1 million as fighting escalates in Donetsk region
Ukraine puts the number of registered IDPs at 980,000. Also, 600,000 Ukrainians have sought asylum or other forms of legal stay in neighbouring countries.
6 Feb 2015
Belarus: UNHCR signs agreement on border monitoring and access to asylum
9 May 2008