UNHCR teams support emergency response efforts for earthquake survivors in Türkiye and deliver aid in Syria

7 Feb 2023

UNHCR responds to deadly earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria

Teams from the UN Refugee Agency are on the ground to provide life-saving assistance to families affected by the disaster.

7 Feb 2023

Families struggle for survival during Afghanistan's coldest winter in a decade

For families living on the brink, cash and other support from UNHCR are a lifeline this winter.

2 Feb 2023

UNHCR's Grandi 'appalled' by destruction after six-day Ukraine visit

UN Refugee Agency chief warns humanitarian needs in the country remain acute and funding must be sustained and expanded.

27 Jan 2023

Afghan women affected by Taliban bans on work and study fear for their futures

Displaced women fear they will be unable to support their families without access to work and education.

18 Jan 2023

UN High Commissioner for Refugees calls to reverse ban of women humanitarian workers in Afghanistan

29 Dec 2022

Abandoned hospital gets new life as a home for Ukrainian refugees in Bulgaria

23 Dec 2022

Child's joy helps Syrian refugee family weather Lebanon's economic crisis

Born without a forearm, Sarah's playful spirit gives her struggling family strength as economic crisis makes a tough situation harder still.

22 Dec 2022

Ukrainian refugees relieve stress with a support dog named Noir

Worried by the war back home, young Ukrainian refugees in Hungary are finding new ways to maintain their mental health.

15 Dec 2022