Refugees help French wine makers fill labour shortages

A leading French wine maker joins forces with an association of former rugby professionals to offer seasonal jobs and training to refugees in the wine industry.

25 Mar 2021

A decade on, Syrian refugees mired in 'silent war' for survival

As the Syria crisis reaches the 10-year mark, millions of refugees face unprecedented hardship due to rising poverty, lack of opportunity and the impact of COVID-19.

12 Mar 2021

UNHCR concerned by Hungary's latest measures affecting access to asylum

10 Mar 2021

Helping vulnerable children to find their inner hero

Syrian refugee wins UNHCR Innovation Award for an inventive project that helps vulnerable children overcome trauma linked to past experiences.

24 Feb 2021

'All I want is a doctor for my brother and a school for me'

More than 2,200 asylum seekers and refugees have now been relocated from reception centres on Greek islands and elsewhere in Greece to other European countries.

20 Jan 2021

A month after Moria fires, UNHCR warns of worsening conditions ahead of winter

9 Oct 2020

UN agencies hail milestone as over 1000 asylum seekers relocated from Greece so far this year through EU initiative

Joint IOM/UNHCR/UNICEF Press Release

30 Sep 2020

UNHCR: alleviating suffering and overcrowding in Greek islands' reception centres must be part of the emergency response

24 Sep 2020

Activist champions rights of people with disabilities in Ukraine

Tetiana Barantsova named regional winner for Europe for the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award.

21 Sep 2020