100,000 new Somali refugees arrive in Ethiopia in the past month, UN and partners are calling for urgent funding
Joint Press Release
22 Mar 2023
Q&A with Mary Maker, UNHCR's newest Global Goodwill Ambassador
After fleeing conflict and finding hope through education – first as a student then a teacher – she is now a passionate advocate and storyteller who aims to amplify the voices of other refugees.
8 Mar 2023
UNHCR teams and partners rush assistance to some 100,000 newly arrived Somali refugees in hard-to-reach area of Ethiopia
7 Mar 2023
As the Horn of Africa drought enters a sixth failed rainy season, UNHCR calls for urgent assistance
28 Feb 2023
Kenya's Dadaab camp swells with Somalis fleeing drought, conflict
Failed rains and lingering conflict have driven over 110,000 Somalis across the border in the last two years into Kenyan camps already struggling to cope with drought.
28 Feb 2023
Tens of thousands arrive in Ethiopia, fleeing recent clashes in Somalia
17 Feb 2023
UNHCR welcomes Kenya's decision to end statelessness for the Pemba people
14 Dec 2022
Somalis flee drought and conflict to Kenya's Dadaab camps
Some 45,000 Somalis have arrived to Dadaab in 2022 and more are expected to arrive in the coming months, but resources to receive them are stretched.
13 Dec 2022
UNHCR's Grandi sounds alarm as drought grips Horn of Africa
25 Oct 2022