Hardships multiply for older refugees amid COVID-19 pandemic
Physical decline, deepening economic hardship and isolation make life tougher for older people, who comprise four per cent of the forcibly displaced population worldwide.
Death of transgender asylum seeker in Guatemala highlights increased risks and protection needs for LGBTI community
Forests in Guatemala find new guardians: refugees
As rangers in some of Central America's most biodiverse national parks, refugees and asylum-seekers get a fresh start while protecting threatened plant and animal species.
Central America's displacement crisis aggravated by COVID-19
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.
UNHCR welcomes commitment by Central American states and Mexico to address forced displacement
El Salvador joins regional effort to address forced displacement in Central America
UNHCR deeply concerned about new U.S. asylum restrictions
"With a suitcase full of hopes and dreams"
Salvadoran father strives to rebuild his life in Guatemala, far from his family.