Refugee children hard hit by coronavirus school closures

Going to school was already a daily challenge for many displaced children around the world. Now there are fears some may not return after COVID-19 lockdowns lift.

11 May 2020

UNHCR, UNICEF and IOM urge European states to boost education for refugee and migrant children

Key challenges include lack of school spaces, teachers not adequately trained, language barriers and limited access to psychosocial support

11 Sep 2019

UNHCR Desperate Journeys report provides snapshot of changing refugee movements to Europe

11 Apr 2018

UNHCR report details changes in refugee and migrant risky journeys to Europe

23 Nov 2017

UNHCR and partners revise funding needs for Greece & Balkans

10 Jun 2016

UNHCR alarmed at the plight of refugees and migrants at Bulgaria borders

UNHCR alarmed at the plight of refugees and migrants at Bulgaria borders

28 Jan 2016

Fearing rough seas, refugees chance Bulgaria land route

Some 13,000 asylum-seekers who have beaten a path through Bulgaria this year on a trek to find a safer overland route to Europe

23 Oct 2015

UNHCR concerned by border practices after deaths of two Iraqis at the Bulgaria-Turkey border

Measures that make it more difficult to enter the EU are forcing people seeking international protection to take increasingly dangerous route to enter

31 Mar 2015

Bureaucracy threatens the dream of enterprising refugees in Bulgaria

Bureaucracy threatens the dream of enterprising refugees in Bulgaria

8 Jan 2015