Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on U.S. asylum changes
Seven refugees making a difference during the time of COVID-19
By producing soap, treating the sick and shopping for the vulnerable, these refugees from around the world are taking action to fight the coronavirus.
Slam poet speaks for refugees at music festival in Hungary
UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Emi Mahmoud, who is a world champion slam poet, performed at the huge Sziget music festival held on an island in the Danube River.
UNHCR deeply concerned about new U.S. asylum restrictions
"I thought I was going to die"
Honduran accountant escapes kidnappers and finds safety in the United States.
UNHCR appeals for regional talks on Central America displacement
UNHCR Ambassador Ben Stiller tells U.S. Congress: Syrian refugees still need support
UN Refugee Chief urges Security Council for firm response to record-high displacement
Filippo Grandi stressed that it is possible to address unprecedented stigmatization of refugees and migrants.
Refugee and immigrant girls from 19 countries unite their voices in one choir
Pihcintu is more than a choir – it has been a second family for over 300 girls and young women who found safety in the United States.