Six athletes to make up Refugee Paralympic Team at Tokyo Games

Competitors in four sports – including first female refugee Paralympian – ready to take to world stage after beating the odds despite being forced to flee their homes.

30 Jun 2021

From refugee to saviour: the story of Majed and Joseba

After being resettled to Spain, Syrian refugee Majed became a friend and carer to Joseba, the butcher who gave him a job.

24 Jun 2021

Global photo project shows power of football during displacement

As the European football championships kick off, Goal Click Refugees campaign reveals how the sport promotes integration as seen through the eyes of forcibly displaced people.

11 Jun 2021

UNHCR warns of mounting refugee and migrant deaths in the Central Mediterranean

4 May 2021

UNHCR's Grandi commends Italy's constructive approach to refugee protection in Europe and globally

16 Apr 2021

UNHCR and IOM call for improved safeguards for the displaced on the frontlines of climate emergency

4 Feb 2021

The European Union, UNICEF and UNHCR join efforts to protect children on the move in Central America, Mexico and Southern Africa

2 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

US$1.44 billion needed to support refugees and migrants from Venezuela amid COVID-19

Joint UNHCR-IOM Press Release

10 Dec 2020