UNHCR calls for protection, support for civilians affected by violence in southern Afghanistan
UNHCR warns of mounting needs in Sahel as forced displacement intensifies
UNHCR condemns killing of 25 internally displaced people in Burkina Faso
Hardships multiply for older refugees amid COVID-19 pandemic
Physical decline, deepening economic hardship and isolation make life tougher for older people, who comprise four per cent of the forcibly displaced population worldwide.
Hunger and fear stalk survivors of attack in north Cameroon
Violence had already uprooted thousands in the volatile Far North region. Now a spate of deadly attacks leaves survivors fearful of tending their fields.
Resurging violence could spark mass displacement in DRC's Kasai, UNHCR warns
COVID-19 driving Nicaraguan refugees to hunger and desperation
Nicaraguan refugee heals wounds of persecution in Costa Rica
For Catalina, seeking medical care in Nicaragua was too risky. In Costa Rica it was unaffordable – until she became one of 6,000 refugees given access to the public health care system.