Venezuelan jeweller defies disability to start over in exile
Discrimination and hurdles in accessing jobs, schools and healthcare make it harder for millions of refugees and asylum-seekers with disabilities to restart their lives.
COVID-19 crisis offers lesson on climate response for refugees
Global response to the COVID-19 pandemic offers insights on how to mitigate the impact of climate change on displaced populations, says UNHCR's Gillian Triggs.
Twin scourges COVID-19 and climate change threaten world's displaced and stateless
How climate change is multiplying risks for displacement
Global heating is compounding threats for people already living with conflict and insecurity, further driving displacement around the world.
Child-trafficking in Mali increasing because of conflict and COVID-19
Armed groups in Mali trafficking children for labour in gold mines, using profits to enrich combatants, fuel the arms trade and finance the violence.
Nearly 40 million at heightened risk of violence, discrimination and rights abuses as COVID spawns a 'coping crisis'
Study reveals a severe deterioration in international efforts to protect the world's most vulnerable, with human rights violations on the rise.
'Climate change is the defining crisis of our time and it particularly impacts the displaced'
UNHCR's Special Advisor on Climate Action, Andrew Harper, outlines how global warming is driving displacement, and why decisive action is vital now.
UNHCR warns second wave of COVID pandemic driving further violence against refugee women and girls
Gender-based violence on the rise during lockdowns
Data shows that displaced women and girls worldwide are experiencing increased gender-based violence during the COVID-19 pandemic.