UNHCR issues recommendations to the 2022 French and Czech Presidencies of the Council of the EU
UNHCR regrets loss of life in the Aegean Sea, with at least 31 dead and more missing
Lone refugee children go from homelessness in Greece to new lives across Europe
Legislative changes in Greece and a relocation programme have helped hundreds of unaccompanied refugee children get off the streets.
UNHCR and IOM Call for immediate de-escalation at the Belarus-Poland border
UNHCR urges States to end stalemate at Belarus-EU border and avoid further loss of life
UNHCR and Council of Europe discuss statelessness, urge States to uphold the right to a nationality in Europe
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.
News Comment by UNHCR EU Representative on launch of Slovenian Presidency of the European Union
This news comment is attributable to Gonzalo Vargas Llosa, UNHCR Representative to the EU, Belgium, Ireland, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands
UN agencies welcome relocation of 4,000 asylum seekers and refugees from Greece
IOM, UNHCR and UNICEF jointly encourage further steps towards a predictable, systematic European relocation mechanism.